Genetics of COPD

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It is found that not a single gene accounts for a major part of the expression but a polygenic model is responsible for gene control. In COPD, there is a deficiency of Alpha-1 Anti-trypsin (a rare inherited disorders).There are many factors responsible for this disease which include cigarette smoking which is the number one factor and it can also be influenced by races, ethnicity, gender, environmental factors as well as by genetic factors.  

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