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* Anything missing w Albinism?
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  goodman - 08/11/17 23:43
 
  Inherited condition characterized by a complete lack of melanin pigmentation of the skin, hair and eyes
Autsomomal Recessive Disorder, high incidence of SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA. And also Basal Cell Carcinoma.
If a tyrosinase-negative oculocutaneous Albinism (autosomoal recessive disease caused by mutation in the tyrosinase locus on chromosome 11)
Mate with a woman who has tyrosinase-positive oculocutaneous albinism (caused by mutations in the P gene on chromosome 15).
If they ask us about the percentage of their offspring will be affected is ZERO %. Because they are two different recessive mutations.
 
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