The Embletons

       This is a picture of the Embleton family pedigree.  It shows if they have Hemophilia or not.

About the family:

       The Embleton's disease is called Hemophilia. This is a sex-linked trait that is on the x chromosome.  This disease causes your blood to not to clot fast or not at all . This disease has run through the whole family for 3 generations now. Even the married in have a risk of their children having this disease.  This family has to be as careful as possible because the chances of dying are possible. Even the littlest bump can cause death.


We did our research using the following sites.

"National Hemophilia Foundation." Welcome to. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar. 2015.

Medical News Today. MediLexicon International, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2015.

"Hemophilia." KidsHealth - the Web's Most Visited Site about Children's Health. Ed. Gregory C. Griffin. The Nemours Foundation, 01 Dec. 2014. Web. 19 Mar. 2015.

"Facts." Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 26 Aug. 2014. Web. 11 Feb. 2015.

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