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hereditary

descending or capable of descending to succeeding generations by inheritance; transmitted or transmissible according to established rules of descent.

HEREDITARY. That which is inherited.

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Global Hereditary Angioedema Market, by Route of Administration
In the 1960s, it was believed within the medical profession that cancer was not a hereditary disease.
This Market Spotlight report covers the Hereditary Angioedema market, comprising key pipeline and marketed drugs, clinical trials, upcoming and regulatory events, patent information, a 10-year disease prevalence forecast, and licensing and acquisition deals, as well as presenting drug-specific revenue forecasts
Mr Pusompe Mothathego, a village elder, added that the Malema's were the rightful owners of bogosi in Molalatau and confirmed its hereditary status.
Darren Hughes, of the Electoral Reform Society, said: "It is outrageous that hereditary peers can block the will of Parliament."
The Premiers comments regarding the hereditary model were intended to refer to the traditional, long-standing and now re-emerging hereditary model, in contrast to the Indian Act band council model imposed in the 19th century.
Abolishing the hereditary principle lower down might spread higher up.
The vehicle will be used as part of the association's awareness programme whereby representatives will travel across the country to provide awareness to local communities on minimising the chances of inheriting blood hereditary disorders, planning healthier marriages, pre-marital tests, as well as managing hereditary blood disorders.
In fact, the NCI notes that hereditary cancer syndromes play a role in just 5 to 10 percent of all cancers.
The product is claimed to be the only monoclonal antibody that provides targeted inhibition of plasma kallikrein, an enzyme which is chronically uncontrolled in people with hereditary angioedema, to help prevent attacks.
The ancient form of the hereditary principle involved the inheritance of the rulership by the heir of the monarch, who vacated the throne either by death or (much more rarely) by abdication.