It come from the greek meaning of "without cartilage formation"
Achondroplasia comes from the Greek word khondros(meaning "cartilage") and the Greek word plasis (meaning "moulding"). This is a befitting name for the disease as achondroplasia is a hereditary condition where the growth of cartilage in the long bones and skull is stunted, causing the bones to fuse too soon.
whats the name of the test that diagnoses achondroplasia
Achondroplasia is caused by a mutation of the fibroblast growth factor receptor 3 (FGFR3) gene.
There are no medications for achondroplasia
no Ellie Simmonds parents has not got achondroplasia
yes, achondroplasia is hereditary and if one of a parent has it you have 50% chance to inheriting it.
Where does the name lomax originate from?
Yes ,we are looking for a cure for achondroplasia. Please help! Amita
Mutations in the FGFR3 gene are the cause for achondroplasia (short-limbed dwarfism).
Where does the last name Goldsberry originate from?
Where did the last name plater originate from?