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For decades, researchers have indicated that Bisphenol A have linked many health diseases including abnormal reproduction, hormone instability and many types of cancers. Bisphenol A(BPA) is an organic synthetic compound that found in manufacture products, for example, canned food, water bottles and receipts. Recent animal study suggests that BPA …

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Junk DNA refers to non-coding region in our DNA. Since it was revealed by the Human Genome Project in 2000 that only 2% of the genes produce protein. 98% of DNA has not related in production of protein. Consequently, people defined this region of DNA called junk DNA. However …

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Sometimes mothers with toddlers with picky eating habits are tend to think its because of their poor parenting, but now don’t worry! According to scientists at UCL(Health Behaviour Research Centre), came up with new research that it was the result of genetic influences. The research has begun to …

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How many cups of coffee do you drink? Here is interesting caffeine metabolism. Several genome studies say about DNA also shows your caffeine intake habits. Especially, the studies by the University of Edinburgh, found genetic variation called PDSS2. It lowers caffeine dissolving rate and lets caffeine stay longer at body …

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Most people have probably experienced tangled hair by static electricity. Unfortunately, people with Uncombable Hair Syndrome (UHS), also known as Pili trianguli et canaliculi, are suffering from matted and frizzy hair everyday. Now, researchers have published their discoveries of the syndrome in the American Journal of Human Genetics. Teams from …

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