In order to better understand the causes and symptoms of different genetic irregularities, your post today will provide a summary of a genetic condition of your choice. In your post, you should explain the following things:
Using this chart
as a guide, determine the "level" your condition falls under.
What actually causes or leads to this condition? (There are two ways to look at this one - In terms of DNA, what causes the irregularity, and also, what can trigger this genetic change?)
How is this genetic condition diagnosed?
Are certain populations or subgroups of people more susceptible to this type of disorder? If so, which populations are more susceptible to this condition? Is this condition strictly genetic in nature, or does the environment factor in as well?
What are the symptoms of this irregularity?
What other information is important to share with your classmates about this condition?
The link to claim your disorder can be found here