Table 1

Children's genotype

ParentsMother
FatherW/WW/Δ32Δ32/Δ32
W/Wχ1,jχ1,j, χ2,jχ2,j
W/Δ32χ1,j, χ2,jχ1,j, χ2,j, χ3,jχ2,j, χ3,j
Δ32/Δ32χ2,jχ2,j, χ3,jχ3,j
  • χ1,j = wild-type children; (W/W); χ2,j = heterozygous children (W/Δ32); χ3,j = homozygous children (Δ32/Δ32) of gender j. Children's genotypes are determined by using Mendelian inheritance patterns.