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Autosomal dominant inheritance

A pattern of inheritance in which mutation in only one copy of a gene is sufficient to cause an observable characteristic or trait, for example the gene that causes Huntington's disease. Also known simply as dominant inheritance.

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Risk Assessment: Breast Cancer, Prediction and Screening
8 May 2014 6.30pm-8.30pm Darwin Lecture Theatre, Darwin Building, University College London, Malet Place, London WC1E 6BT
The second FREE public event in the Progress Educational Trust's 'Breast Cancer: Chances, Choices and Genetics' series...