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  • To be affected by the disease, which shows autosomal recessive inheritance, a baby must inherit a mutant allele from each parent.
  • To manage autosomal recessive cerebellar ataxia (ARCA) patients in specialist clinics and collect blood samples and clinical data.
  • While most cases of CJD are sporadic, some are familial, in which case the disease is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait.
  • Hereditary haemochromatosis is usually inherited in an autosomal recessive manner and the commonest form is due to mutations in the HFE gene.
  • The risk of a parent with the gene passing the mutation on to a child is 50% (autosomal dominant inheritance).

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