Hemophilia

Sex-linked trait, inherited by an X chromosome.

Definiton and Causes of Disorders

Hemophilia was discovered by a group of scientist in the 18th century. There is not much information given.

Treatment and Research Outlook

What kind of medication, tests, and research is there?

  • There is a clotting factor test known as "assay"
  • There are two types of medications, (Concentrated FVIII & Prophylaxis)
  • Scientists are working on administering cells and understand a paradox of the treatment