Understanding Medical Genetics

Clinical Genetics deals with the diagnosis of genetic diseases, care and counseling of patients with genetic disorders. Cytogenetics is the study of number & structure of chromosomes. Common Terminologies: Genome: complete set of genes of a species Proband/Index case: an individual of family who draws ...Read More

Landsteiner’s law

The reciprocal relationship between antigens on the red blood cells and antibodies in the serum is known as Landsteiner’s law. Karl Landsteiner suggested that the phenomenon was not pathology, as was the prevalent thought at the time, but was a physiological phenomenon due to ...Read More