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Short Peruvians have a version, or allele, of a gene called FBN1 that differs by one base from the gene's usual DNA sequence.
The new allele accounts for another 1% all by itself, the researchers estimate.
Some of these ancient alleles were beneficial, such as one that boosted immune responses.
These APOE genes — everyone has two of them — come in four slightly different variants called alleles.
Michael Usry Jr.: There are 34 out of 35 alleles that match. …
That means the companies must translate the demanding argot of genetics — alleles and phenotypes and centromeres — into something approachable, even simple, for physicians and laypersons alike.
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