NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms contains technical definitions for more than 200 terms related to genetics. These definitions were developed by the PDQ® Cancer Genetics Editorial Board to support the evidence-based, peer-reviewed PDQ cancer genetics information summaries.
- first-degree relative
- listen (first-deh-GREE REH-luh-tiv)
The parents, siblings, or children of an individual. Also called FDR.