Questions:

1. Name 3 treatments that doctors recommend to help treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy?

2. What are doctors predicting for future treatments of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy?

3. What is dystrophin?

4. What chromosome is affected by DMD?
a. The Y chromosome
b. Female chromosomes
c. X chromosome
d. X and Y chromosomes

5. Which gender does Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy usually affect?

6. From which parent is the disease passed down through?

7. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy affects 1 in every _ male births.

8. What is muscular Dystrophy?

9. What are the main causes of death?