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Chromosome:a threadlike strand of DNA that carries genes and transmits hereditary information.


Sweet Meats. Ancient Imprints

        Sweetmeats. When I first encountered the word, images of my Grandmother’s congealed meatloaf sprang to mind. Somehow “meat” and “sweet” did not go together and I was shocked that “sweetmeats” were considered delicacies by the European travellers who wrote the narratives we’ve talked about on this blog. 682 more words

Genomics/BioInformatics Student Interview

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What do you do?

I’m a 5th year PhD student in the department of Bioinformatics at the University of Michigan. My research focuses on the genetic basis of psychiatric traits and aging. 431 more words


Broken lines

in meetings
they all talk dead-
and straplines and
lines of engagement i look out
windows and

all i see are broken lines

broken lines of… 206 more words

Creative Journal

Is COPD Hereditary?

About 15.7 Americans have chronic pulmonary disease (COPD), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Most of these people have both chronic bronchitis and emphysema. 237 more words

NewLife Outlook

Genes and our biology

“Genes are just a blue print to create protein and they have absolutely no control over nothing; it is an outright fabrication and it is completely untrue that we are victims of genes!”

Dr. Bruce Lipton