Genetic Disorder

 

1. BRIEF HISTORY OF THE DISORDER

2. HOW IT IS INHERITED (E.G. SINGLE GENE AUTOSOMAL, MITOCHONDRIAL, ETC)

3. PHENOTYPE IT CAUSES (E.G. SYMPTOMS OF DISEASE – NO NEED TO BE OVERLY GRAPHIC, UNLESS YOU WANT TO)

4. FUNCTION OF DISEASE CAUSING GENE(S) AND MOLECULAR MECHANISM, IF KNOWN

5. TREATMENT IF KNOWN.

6. FREQUENCY IN THE POPULATION, AND VARIATION IN FREQUENCIES ACROSS DIFFERENT POPULATIONS

7. CITE AT LEAST TWO REFERENCES TO THE SCIENCE LITERATURE