Heterozygous sentence example
Whether the cat is heterozygous or homozygous for W, the blue eyes and deafness have incomplete penetrance.
The mutation was present in the heterozygous form and completely segregated with the disease in this family.
If the affected proband is homozygous or compound heterozygous suggest family screening (parents, siblings, children) for HFE mutations.
In thalassemia minor or thalassemia trait (heterozygous thalassemia), also called alpha-thalassemia, there is an imbalance in the production of the alpha chain of amino acids.Advertisement