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Can A Baby Get Blue Eyes If The Parent Wears Blue Contacts
How do grandparents affect eye colour in babies? If neither parent has blue eyes and one grandma does, how does baby inherit blue eyes? (if they stay)
One parent has hazel green eyes and the other has light blue green eyes. Baby is 9 weeks and still has blue eyes what colour eyes will the baby have?
Blue, green or brown: But it is too early to tell. The color will become evident over the next few months. ...Read more
No: Eye color has complex inheritance but brown vs blue is not too difficult. If the father is dark brown due to having both genes brown, then the child must get one brown from his dad and he will have brown eyes. If mom is true blue, she has both genes blue and her child will get only that color gene from her. If dad has one brown and one blue then 1/2 of his children will get blue eyes. ...Read more
I have brown eyes both my parents do too, my baby's dad has blue eyes. What are the odds the baby's eyes will be blue?
Unlikely: Unless you have blue eyed relatives.Get a more detailed answer ›
2 african american parents. Moms grandfather was white with blue eyes. The baby turned out white with blue eyes statistically what odds was this?
Not really: The genetics of eye color is complex but my understanding is that brown is dominant over blue which is recessive. Each parent contributes one copy of one of a pair of genes. If both parents have brown+blue gene they will have brown eyes but each may pass on the blue gene to the infant resulting in expression of blue eyes. One brown gene dominates and produces brown eyes in most cases. ...Read more
Absolutely: No need to blame the milk man. ...Read more
Easy one: Brown gene dominates over blue so parents only need one of 2 genes to be brown.Blue eyed infants must get one blue gene from both parents, so in this case both parents carry one blue gene. Nothing spooky here, just basic genetics. ...Read more
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