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Chromosome 6 Chromosome 6
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17
20.6
15.3
14.3
18
97.3
17
94.5
51.3
25.3
90.1
20.6
15.3
15.2
14.3
Motions of the invisible

motions of the invisible

Life is in perpetual movement. The infinitesimal too. Cells move and change. DNA winds and unwinds. Proteins come and go, bind to one another and let go of each other. Without movement, cells would not be able to carry oxygen, produce energy or deal with a virus or a sick cell.

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cut grass

OR2J3 : This gene is involved in the perception of the smell of freshly cut grass.

mister muscle

PPARD: This gene is involved in muscle development, and has become a target to improve athletic performance.

iron measure

HFE: This gene is involved in iron metabolism.

untidy words

KIAA0319: This gene could be involved in dyslexia.

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