Consider the following diseases:
- Huntington’s disease
- Cystic fibrosis (CF)
- Sickle-cell disease
Which of the above are genetic disorders?
Huntington’s disease (HD), also known as Huntington’s chorea, is an inherited disorder that results in death of brain cells. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects mostly the lungs, but also the pancreas, liver, kidneys, and intestine. Sickle-cell disease (SCD) is a group of blood disorders typically inherited from a person’s parents.
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