cystic fibrosis foundation
People with cystic fibrosis have two recessive alleles.
You are born with it. However the age of detecting Cystic Fibrosis varies in different people.
1 out of 4 of their children would have cystic fibrosis 3 out of 4 of their children would carry the cystic fibrosis gene as a recessive alele and 1 out of 4 of their children wouldn't have the cystic fibrosis gene atall.
I think that 238 people die from Cystic Fibrosis each year.
Cystic Fibrosis affects approximately over 9,000 people in the UK and is the most common genetic disorder. According to the Cystic Fibrosis trusts website, approximately five babies each week are born with Cystic Fibrosis.
What is cystic fibrosis? Cystic fibrosis is a life threatening disease.
Cystic fibrosis affects 30,000 in the US and 70,000 in the rest of the world.
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because none of black people carry the two genes that you put together and get cystic fibrosis
Two people with Cystic Fibrosis are not usually advised to have close contact due to cross infection.
3OO,OOO people die from Cystic Fibrosis each year.
Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections that arise as a result of cystic fibrosis. Lung transplants and intestinal surgery are sometimes required for people with cystic fibrosis.
Is a carrier of cystic fibrosis
Yes, girls can get cystic fibrosis.
it kills you
They are born with it.
Cystic fibrosis is completely genetic -- it's not contagious. People with cystic fibrosis don't pose any risk to their nurses, doctors or anyone else.
Most people find out if their child has Cystic Fibrosis soon after they are born but others will be diagnosed before they are 3.
If the spouse he or she has the gene needed to pass on cystic fibrosis, then yes it will have children with cystic fibrosis. If the spouse does not have that gene then the child will not have cystic fbrosis but will be a gene carrier of cystic fibrosis.
Depends. If your mother has cystic fibrosis and your father is a carrier, there is a 50% chance that any of their children will have cystic fibrosis. If the father is not a carrier, no children will have cystic fibrosis, but they will all be carriers.
cystic fibrosis is a chronic illness, so yes eventually a person with cystic fibrosis will die from the disease.
Once the person has Cystic Fibrosis, they are affected their whole life, until there is a cure of course.
you can only get cystic fibrosis by inheriting it from your parents
Cystic fibrosis is sex linked.