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  • Genetically inherited diseases
    • Down's syndrome
      • Chromosomal disorder
        • Lower than average intelligence, tend to be very loving
      • Have one extra chromosome
      • Slanty eyes, extra fold on eyelid, shorter, stubby hands and feet
    • PKU
      • A pair of faulty recessive genes
        • Results in the body being unable to make an enzyme which digests protein
        • Body produces a toxin-brain damage
        • Have to avoid certain protein foods


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