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Brown Eyes Or Blue Eyes Dominant
Can you tell me in human beings, brown eyes are usually dominant over blue eyes. suppose a brown-eyed woman whose father had b?
Eye color: is genetically complex with a number of factors that determine the actual color appearance. However the brown gene is dominant and the blue gene is recessive. Since only one dominant gene is required for brown eyes, then brown eyed parents can produce blue or brown eyed children, while two blue eyed parents should produce only blue-eyed children. ...Read moreAsk a doctor now ›
Brown over blue: In general, the gene for "brown" eye is dominant and the gene for "blue" or :hazel" is recessive. Everyone is born with blue eyes, but in those of us who are genetically destined to have brown eyes, the irides (irises) will turn brown in the first six months or so of life. Those of us who are destined to be "blue"or "hazel-eyed" won't have that iris color change over time. ...Read moreAsk a doctor now ›
Not at all: Iris color is determined by the amount of brown pigment it contains. A large amount creates brown eyes; less pigment creates a blue appearance. Eye sight is related to the shape of the eye and health of the retina (film layer) and optic nerve. Some eye conditions can lead to poor vision and blue eyes (ocular albinism), but eye color itself is usually not related to eye sight. ...Read moreAsk a doctor now ›
Can you tell me if i could have a child with green or blue eyes even though I have dark brown eyes?
If I have dark brown eyes, can I get blue-colored contacts to make it look like I have naturally blue eyes?
Could you tell me if my wife has blue eyes, and I have brown eyes, can our child still have blue eyes?
Possibly: The brown eye gene dominates over blue so all blue eyed people have 2 blue eye genes.Your wife will only pass the blue gene to her offspring.As a brown eyed male, you could have one blue and one brown or two brown genes. If you only have brown, your kids together should have brown eyes. If you have a blue and a brown, you could have a blue eyed kid. ...Read moreAsk a doctor now ›
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