- Perhaps you and/or your significant other is a carrier of a harmful recessive trait, such as cystic fibrosis. What would you do when considering having children? Would you hope for the best and ignore the situation, or would you see a genetic counselor or what?
- Select a genetic disorder from the “groups” list. Don’t forget to sign up for it. Genetic disorder: Albinism
Explain what type of genetic defect or disorder it is. Explain how this genetic anomaly occurs. Is it autosomal or sex linked? Is it dominant, recessive or aneuploidy?
You should include what the effects are for individuals, what are the survival rates, is there a higher risk in certain populations, and any other interesting information.