Imagine a very long text written by using only 4 letters: A, T, G and C. Three billion of these letters – spread over 23– are linked to one another to form our . This is what constitutes our , our biological identity and the genetic heritage that we pass on to our children.
BRDT : Thisis involved in making sperm. It is an ideal target for male contraception.
TRNP1: Thisis involved in brain development and the formation of grooves.
COX2: Thiscodes for a which is targeted by aspirin.
HIST2H4A: This is one of the numerousthat code for histone . The characteristic architecture of a is due to the way is wound around histones.