Subject: What is the current thinking on the inheritance pattern of male baldness?
Date: Tue May 8 23:25:05 2001
Posted by Geoffrey
Grade level: 10-12
School: Loyola High School
City: Los Angeles State/Province: California
Area of science: Genetics
It was our understanding that male pattern hair loss was an autosomal dominant
pattern. However, we heard a high school science teacher state that there was
some new evidence from the Human Genome Project that the trait was inherited
from the female side of the family.
Re: What is the current thinking on the inheritance pattern of male baldness?
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