Human Growth and Development Essay

In class, you had the opportunity to explore a genetic disorder of interest.  Which disorder did you choose?  What answers did you find?

1.  What genetic disorder did you choose and why?  

2.  Is it a single gene, chromosome, or multifactorial disorder?

3.  What are the symptoms?

4.  What are the treatments?

5.  What is the prevalence rate?

6.  Is the prevalence rate different based upon biological sex and/or ethnicity?

7.  When do the symptoms begin?