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Is it true that giving birth to twins runs in families? | BabyCenter

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Find out whether the tendency to conceive twins is an inherited trait that runs in ... Hyperovulation also happens for other reasons that have nothing to do with ...

Is the probability of having twins determined by genetics? - Genetics ...

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6 days ago ... To explain how DZ twinning can run in families, researchers have looked for genetic factors ... Do I have an increased chance of having twins?

Twins - Understanding Genetics - The Tech Museum of Innovation

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Jun 25, 2014 ... It sounds like fraternal twins do indeed run in your family! But, since your son is the father, his genes are on the wrong side of the family tree.

Do twins run in families? - Health questions - NHS Choices

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It depends on the type of twins. There's no evidence that identical twins run in families. However, non-identical twins can run in families. A couple is more likely to ...

The Twin Gene - Do Twins Run in Families? - Verywell

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May 5, 2016 ... Many people wonder if there is a twin gene, causing them to have twins if they have a family history of twins or multiple birth. Find out if twins ...

Why Do Twins Run In Families? Two Genes Increase Mother's ...

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Apr 28, 2016 ... Twins often run in families. Fraternal or non-identical twins, known to scientists as dizygotic (DZ) twins, occur when two different eggs are ...

Is it true that having twins runs in families? - BabyCentre

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So if you're a woman and non-identical twins run in your family, you're more likely to ... I'm unsure about having another baby because twins do run in my Mom's ...

Do genes influence whether someone has twins, either identical or ...

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There is no doubt that twinning seems to run in some families. Closer investigation reveals that this is mainly confined to nonidentical, or fraternal ( dizygotic - DZ) ...

Having fraternal twins is in your genes—and in your hormones ...

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Apr 28, 2016 ... Two gene variants increase the chance of fraternal twins by 29% ... women whose families include fraternal twins are more likely to give birth to twins themselves, and they're finally .... Life-saving diphtheria drug is running out ...

The Genes Behind Why Fraternal Twins Run In Families : Shots - NPR

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Apr 28, 2016 ... Fraternal twins tend to run in families, and scientists think they've identified genetic variations at play. Understanding that might someday help ...