Single-Gene Disorders

Single-Gene Disorders

by Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall, who is currently a teacher at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen, has taught a broad array of Biology courses. She will introduce you to single-gene disorders and much more to prepare you for the USMLE Step 1 exam.

Learn about:

  • Pedigrees
  • Autosomal Recessive Inheritance and Disorders
  • Autosomal Dominant Inheritance and Disorders
  • X-linked Inheritance and Disorders
  • Expansions and Huntington's Disease
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Mitochondrial DNA Inheritance

To support your study progress, Lecturio will share downloadable material, interactive test questions with direct feedback, clinical pearls and mnemonics to make sure you're well prepared for your exams. You can even study on the go on your phone/tablet or even offline!

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Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 1:18 h
  • Quiz questions 79
  • Articles 4


Your Educators of course Single-Gene Disorders

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall has taught a broad array of Biology courses at different U.S. universities, currently at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen. Dr. Cornwall is an active promoter of hybrid teaching formats like online and interactive courses. Thus, she uses modern technology to engage her students in the diverse disciplines of biology – from Microbiology to Genetics.

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Easy explained
By Sandra Monica D. on 06. June 2019 for Fragile X Syndrome: CGG Expanding Repeat

It helps me a lot with my presentation, I was having a hard time understanding this topic and after see this lecture it becomes easy to explain. Thank you so much.

Very good lecture!
By Earl N. on 06. March 2019 for X-linked Inheritance

Very in-depth discussion of X-linked inheritance. A very good resource for studying for exams on human genetics.

Very Practical
By Yusleidis E. on 31. May 2018 for Mitochondrial DNA Inheritance

The lecture are awesome. It is just easy to understand Thank you very much!

Single gene disorders
By Mark A. on 27. April 2018 for Single-Gene Disorders

great lecturer with an incredible pitch and clarity but this subject rather fees boring and i tend to get the post lecture quizzes wrong but its all good. I need to read elsewhere but all the same keep up the good work.