Tag: Gene Mutations in Autosomes

Human Genetic Disorders

Human Genetic Disorders: Those disorders that are caused due to genes, their mutations and are transmitted from parent to offspring are called Genetic disorders. These disorders can occur in following ways- Numerical Changes in Chromosomes: Down’s Syndrome (Mongolism, Mongolian Idiocy)- The syndrome was discovered by Langdon Down in 1866. Its cause was found out by J. …