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BIO 112: Cells, Genes and Inheritance (CGI) GENETIC DISEASE PROJECT: Pick a Disease before Lab

Genetic Diseases to Choose

Please use both resources (the first at NCBI Genes and Disease site and the second at Wikipedia) to complete the PreLab Worksheet. The pre-lab worksheet is available at Moodle or via the link at the right.


BRCA1 Breast Cancer 

Pancreatic Cancer  


Polycystic Kidney Disease 

Familiar Mediterranean Fever 


Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria 

Myotonic Dystrophy  

SRY: Sex Determination    

Hutchison–Gilford progeria syndrome (HGPS)

Werner Syndrome

Cystic Fibrosis
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Huntington Disease
Sickle Cell Anemia
Tay-Sachs Disease

Pre-lab Worksheet

Download the worksheet and complete it before coming to lab

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