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Chromosome 22 Chromosome 22
100
77
82.9
70.2
39.4
100
77
99.6
82.9
81.4
70.2
49.9
39.4
My genome, your genome, their genome… and then what?

My genome, your genome, their genome… and then what?

The human genome was sequenced in 2000. The news broke as though we had just unravelled the mystery of human life. Yet, we still know very little.

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antiviral

APOBEC3G: Gene involved in antiviral defense.

molecular degradation

CYP2D6: This gene is involved in neutralising toxic products and certain drugs.

a taxi for oxygen

MB: This gene is involved in oxygen transport in our muscles.

creator of networks

RTN4R: This gene hinders neuronal growth and helps them to branch out.

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