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What humans will look like in 1,000 years

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What humans will look like in 1,000 years
Humans are still evolving, So, where will evolution take us in 1,000 years?
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Mutations may reveal how Tibetans can live on world’s highest plateau
Now, scientists working with the largest-ever sample of Tibetan genomes have discovered seven new ways in which Tibetan genes have been tweaked to cope with high altitude, resulting in higher body mass index (BMI) and a boost in the body’s production of the vitamin folate.
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An epigenetic clock controls aging

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An epigenetic clock controls aging
We are accustomed to treating aging as a set of things that go wrong with the body. But for more than twenty years, there has been accumulating evidence that much of the process takes place under genetic control.
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| Categories: | Tags: Senescence, Programmed aging, Epigenetic, Evolution, Life history, Gene expression | Comments: (0) | View Count: (1211)