hemophilia

project by: aj charles

basic information

hemophilia is a genetic disorder where if you were to get cut you would be bleeding and bleeding.males can have a disease like hemophilia if they inherit an X chromosomes that has a mutation in ether chromosome.


characteristics

the characteristics are like swollen joints,swollen tender muscles,excessive bruising.

also excessive bleeding in mouth,tongue,and gums. the daily life of a human with hemophilia blood clot doesn't function properly. the life expectancy is around 25 to 30 years.


cause

some of these mutations change single DNA building blocks.the affected chromosomes is the X chromosomes, f8 and f9.


treatments

the possible treatments are replace therapy in plant the vains.


the gene theropy were they correct all the faulty gens.

the name of the genes are f8,f9 , there are no cure yet.

other facts

  • this is a very rare disease
  • it is inherited by blood disorder
  • it is carried on by the mother only manifest them selves in a male offspring
  • comes from the greek words of blood and love