Blackfan anemia (DBA)

Organelle Disorders

Discription of Blackfan Anemia

when bone marrow fails to produce red blood cells oxygen is not carried to the lungs, and blood becomes thin.

what organelle is affected?

The ribosome organelle is affected by diamond Blackfan anemia

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Effects of the disease

How does it effect a person?

(DBA) effects the body structure, color pigments of the skin, energy, heart, bone density, cleft palate, and kidney issues

How does the malfunction of this organelle effect homeostasis in the body?

Malfunction of ribosome organelle can result in lack of protein to the body and possibly death.