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Even if the predictions aren’t perfect, would couples want to take steps to control their child’s genetics?
He and his colleagues selected three with the right genetics and no sign of pathogens.
Equipment on board includes a lightning tracker, a materials science facility and two student genetics experiments, according to Space.com.
Researchers have been making great strides over the past decade in better understanding the role genetics plays in psychiatric syndromes including depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
While lifestyle factors like smoking, diet, and exercise contribute to a person’s heart attack risk, genetics also play a role.
Although a young field, genetics advanced rapidly in the 1910s and 1920s; the first Nobel Prize for work in genetics was awarded in 1933.
In 2003 a genetics paper revealed that one in 200 men alive in that year was a direct descendant of Genghis Khan (1162–1227).
Researchers at a genetics firm in Reykjavik, Iceland, examined a database of roughly 130,000 people on the island, identifying genes associated with educational attainment.
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Definition of genetics for English Language Learners
: the scientific study of how genes control the characteristics of plants and animals
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