Disease associate with the Y-Chromosome?
Donald A. Lehn, Ph.D.
dalehn at facstaff.wisc.edu
Thu Oct 20 14:07:44 EST 1994
In article <386443$t7t at btree.brooktree.com>, avila at btree.brooktree.com (Jose Avila) says:
> In my biology class, we are learning about chromosomes and
>genes. Our teacher was explaining that all but one disease released
>from chromosome mutation comes from the X Chromosome of the mother.
I hope he's talking about sex-linked diseases. There are hundreds
of genetic diseases that have been mapped to chromosomes other than
the X and Y.
>said that there is one disease which can be associated with the Y
>Chromosome from the father. He didn't know the name though. Is anyone
>familiar with this subject. If so, what is the name of that disease?
The one that comes to mind is XY gonodal dysgenesis.
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