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Some people get hangovers after a night of drinking, while others don't, and the reason may be in their genes, a new study of twins suggests.
Neanderthals did not really go extinct -- they were simply absorbed into the modern human gene pool of Europeans and Asians. Continue reading →
People unsuspectingly choose friends who share parts of the same DNA, a new genetic analysis finds.
Small differences in the genes can account for how well kids do with numbers and words innately.
Denisovans, a prehistoric species of human, passed beneficial DNA to Tibetans, who then helped push Denisovans to extinction. Continue reading →
Special banana varieties that are enriched with alpha and beta carotene are undergoing human trials now.
The next generation of IVF would involve the eggs of two women and the sperm of one man in order to prevent mitochondrial diseases. Continue reading →
Unborn fetuses have an unusual reaction when mom's stressed: They touch their faces with their left hand. Continue reading →
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