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Cultural differences may leave their mark on DNA
 

Cultural differences may leave their mark on DNA

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Signatures of ethnicity in the genome appear to reflect an ethnic group's shared culture and environment, rather than their common genetic ancestry, report scientists. Epigenetic signatures distinguishing Mexican and Puerto Rican children in this study cannot be explained by genetic ancestry alone, the researchers say.
 
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11 Jan 2017 - General