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homozygous

Genetics (of an organism) having identical alleles for any one gene

homozygous

[‚hō·mə′zī·gəs]
(genetics)
Of or pertaining to a homozygote.
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H1372H) mutation which is a silent mutation was found in patient 8 and 10 homozygously.
Fibrinogen Giessen I: a congenital homozygously expressed dysfbrinogenemia with [A[alpha]16Arg-His substitution.
Haplotype analysis of the factor V Leiden allele of homozygously affected individuals shows strong evidence for a common haplotype, thus supporting the hypothesis of a single mutational event [15,29].