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Chromosome 4 Chromosome 4
37
49.7
24
17.5
0.2
37
71.1
52
49.7
1.6
29.5
52.7
24
20.3
17.5
0.2
Gene, tell me who you are and I’ll tell you where you’re from

Gene, tell me who you are and I’ll tell you where you’re from

To understand how the processes of egg laying and lactation began, scientists have to choose genes that are essential to both.

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the tips of our fingers

SMARCAD1: This gene is involved in the formation of the epidermal ridges on our fingers. When it is defective, people are born without fingerprints (immigration delay disease), which can create problems at customs…

on the edge of madness

GABRA1/GABRA2/GABRA4: Groups of genes involved in the harmful effects of absinthe consumption.

deserted…

This region carries no genes

roller coaster

OTOP1: This gene is involved in the perception of acceleration (lifts, roller coasters…).

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