Sci 10 – Genetic Disorders

Updated December 11, 2020

Use one of these online resources to create your bibliography:

Britannica School

Gale Virtual Books – overview of the topic

Global Issues in Context  – excellent place to start

Science in Context – excellent place to start

WebPath Express
– click on WebPath Express on the left side menu
– search for your disorder

World Book Advanced – good overview of the topic

General Sites
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Diseases and Conditions – Mayo Clinic

National Human Genome Research Institute – Genetic disorders



Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic Fibrosis – MedlinePlus
What Is Cystic Fibrosis? – National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Down Syndrome
Down syndrome – Genetics Home Reference
Down syndrome – Mayo Clinic – definition; symptoms; causes; treatment, etc
Down Syndrome – MedlinePlus

Artificial Selection – Berkeley 

Huntington Disease
Huntington Society of Canada

Parkinson’s Disease
Parkinson’s Disease – Mayo Clinic 

Parkinson’s Disease -Diagnosis and Treatment

Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome
Learning about Progeria – National Human Genome Institute
Progeria – National Institute of Health