Nutrigenomics – the new (actually not so new) kid on the block.
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“the scientific study of the interaction of nutrition and genes, especially with regard to the prevention or treatment of disease.”
Here is an interesting study on how diet can influence gene expression and an example of a new field called Nutrigenomics. “Nutrigenomics is a branch of nutritional genomics and is the study of the effects of foods and food constituents on gene expression. 92 more words