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noun as in heredity

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If dialect stems from genetics, these outsiders should still sound like outsiders.

Addressing disparities related to living conditions, locations, and genetics has always been a factor of disease spread and mortality, but it has never been tracked, measured, and analyzed on such a scale.

In 2015, for example, two dozen of the world’s leading sports genetics researchers published a consensus statement in the British Journal of Sports Medicine affirming that “genetic tests have no role of play in talent identification.”

Factors of metabolic rateMetabolic rate and calorie requirements vary from person to person depending on factors such as genetics, gender, age, body composition and amount of exercise you do.

This seems remarkable on the face of it because there is no viable scientific opposition to evolution and it is widely accepted by biologists and other life scientists as being fundamental to understanding biology—from genetics to medicine.

Genetics alone does not an eating disorder make, generally speaking, and Bulik points out that environment still plays a role.

The at-home genetics testing company 23andme, established in 2006, helps people learn more about their “DNA relatives.”

Nature and nurture, genetics and family background all come into play.

“Keep in mind that our body shape is often determined by genetics,” says Dr. Ball.

Recent research has shown perfectionism to be an issue of genetics.

This behavior, as the study of Genetics shows, may be determined in lesser organisms by experiment.

Genetics contain medicines which control the uterine and sexual systems, which may all be reckoned among Neurotics.

Scientific stock-breeding supplies valuable practical examples of applied Genetics, or the Science of Heredity.

Tuly, who knows more of psychology and genetics than I, convinced me of three things.

The civilization of illiteracy is one of sampling, a concept originating in genetics.


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On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to genetics, such as: analysis, biology, cytology, diagnosis, dissection, and division.

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