Sickle cell anemia


SEM - Sickle cells. Sickle cell anemia is a painful disease that affects the red blood cells. If a person inherites one copy of the mutation, that person is resistant to the parasite-borne disease malaria. Meanwhile, if two copies of the sickle cell trait is inherited, the genetic mutation of sickle cell anemia is inherited. Magnification-7,400x

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