monogenic disease

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n monogenic disease an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes
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Usage


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The inherited disorders of haemoglobin, sickle-cell anaemia , its variants, and the thalassaemias, are by far the commonest monogenic diseases.
The inherited disorders of haemoglobin, sickle-cell anaemia, its variants, and the thalassaemias, are by far the commonest monogenic diseases.
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