Is asthma genetically inherited?

Answer The exact cause of asthma is unknown. Asthma triggers can be different from one person to the next. According to the Mayo Clinic, it is believed that a combination of environment and genetics cause... Read More »

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Can asthma be inherited?

According to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, asthma, or a tendency to develop allergies that trigger or exacerbate asthma, can be inherited. If asthma runs in your family, avoid exposu... Read More »

What is the Difference Between Inherited and Non-Inherited Traits?

Traits are physical characteristics that can be displayed by animals (including human beings) and some plants. Inherited traits are passed down genetically from one generation to the next, while no... Read More »

Is it genetically possible for someone to have red eyes?

Yes this is possible. Each parent carries a gene which determines the eye colour of their child. Sometimes, neither parent passes on any gene which determines the eye colour, which causes the child... Read More »

How are cos genetically modified?