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.
a sixth sense?
VN1R5: Thiscodes for a .
SRGAP2 : Thisis involved in brain development. It is only found in humans.
KISS1: If thisis dysfunctional, puberty stalls. A way of staying young?
COX2: Thiscodes for a which is targeted by aspirin.
taxi for fat
ApoAII: Thisis involved in the transport of fats in our blood.