Note: % shared genes (eg 50% for siblings, 12.5% cousins) means (something like) “shared over & above baseline % of genes shared by all” All of us have a few lethal recessives. Because rare, they are unlikely to be shared by UNRELATED mates & expressed
Note: % shared genes (eg 50% for siblings, 12.5% cousins) means (something like) “shared over & above baseline % of genes shared by all” All of us have a few lethal recessives. Because rare, they are unlikely to be shared by UNRELATED mates & expressed
Thousands in UK born as result of ‘extreme inbreeding’, study suggests via