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What does MZA stand for?

MZA stands for Monozygotic (identical twins)

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Monozygotic twins have almost identical faces and siblings usually have more similar faces than unrelated people, implying that genes play a major role in the appearance of the human face.
Smoking, Dietary Betaine, Methionine, and Vitamin D in Monozygotic Twins with Discordant Macular Degeneration: Epigenetic Implications," which appeared in the July 2011 issue of Ophthalmology, is the first study to examine identical twin pairs in which one twin had early age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and the other had late-stage AMD.
Another report published online in the American Society for Reproductive Medicine's journal Fertility and Sterility describes pregnancies and healthy babies in two groups of patients: a series of women who had premature ovarian failure and received a fresh donated ovary from a monozygotic twin and several women who had cryopreserved tissue transplanted (2010 Feb.