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22:10 Nov 8, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Other / anorexia y bulimia
English term or phrase: susceptibility loci
a search for susceptibility for anorexia nervosa
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4susceptibilidad genética
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susceptibilidad genética


Explanation:
Oh - now I get it.

English to Spanish, and loci is plural for: locus = a place on a chromosone.

So it is a genetic susceptibility.

In biology and evolutionary computation, a locus (plural loci) is a fixed position on a chromosome
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locus_(genetics)

"La susceptibilidad en las fases tempranas de la infección está controlada por el locus BCG, ubicado en el cromosoma 1 murino,"
http://www.uv.mx/rm/num_anteriores/revmedica vol3_num1/vol3_...

"Identificación de distintos loci de susceptibilidadrelacionados al desarrollo de diabetes"
http://64.233.169.104/search?q=cache:ZfOCKNLbXNoJ:www.anmm.o...

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