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The genetic differences found and the method used provide a solution to solve forensic and paternity cases involving monozygotic twins as originator of DNA traces in crime, or as alleged fathers.
To systematically detect the presence or absence of regional fluctuation in the apparent fractional fetal DNA concentrations, we first determined the random variation in values that could be observed even when no fluctuation was expected, such as with monozygotic twins.
The difference in findings between the monozygotic twin studies and the VHIP is likely due to differences in the severity of cerebral dysfunction.
The contribution of non-genetic factors to the phenotype is most apparent in monozygotic twin pairs, who often develop different diseases, despite being genetically nearly identical.
Phenotypically concordant and discordant monozygotic twins display different DNA copy-number-variation profiles Am J Hum Genet 2008;82: 763-771.
64) Nichols conducted a metaanalysis of the twin literature, and averaged all of the correlations; he found that the DT scores of monozygotic twins were correlated at .
6) The monozygotic twins with borderline hypertension (blood pressure >120 mmHg systolic or 80 mmHg diastolic) received a daily dose of 500 or 1000 mg of Benolea in tablet form for 8 weeks or advice on a favourable lifestyle.
We reviewed published reports of monozygotic twins who had both received coronary angiography.
Severe congenital systemic juvenile xanthogranuloma in monozygotic twins.
4,11) Most recently, the genetic versus environmental contributions in MS were highlighted in a landmark Nature publication that evaluated the genomic epigenomic, and RNA sequences in purified CD4+ T-cells of monozygotic twins discordant for MS.
Childhood sun exposure influences risk of multiple sclerosis in monozygotic twins.