The Dimple – A Case Study Of Human Mandible Morphology Inheritance

March 31, 2009 By: erik Category: Offspring, Photos 1,333 views

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Dimples CroppedChin fissures are controlled by a dominant gene, so it was a fifty-fifty chance, I guess. Your nose, mouth, and eyes won’t end up just as they are now, but your chin dimple is one facial feature you’re not going to grow out of. Take it from your old man. Just don’t let it get to you when people talk about underlying bone peculiarity.
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At the hospital they were joking that Marga might want to order a maternity test to verify that she’s Nora’s mother.

 
  • Paul

    She has your chin fissure, but fortunately she didn’t get your pasty white skin color.

  • http://erik-rasmussen.com/blog Betsy

    The chin dimple comes from my side of the family. Nothing as dramatic as yours and Nora’s but it’s definitely lurking. Maybe Nora will have your green eyes.