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  • Poverty ‘leaves a mark on 10 per cent of the the genome’

    Poverty ‘leaves a mark on 10 per cent of the the genome’0

    A new study byNorthwestern University in the US challenges prevailing understandings of genes as immutable features of biology that are fixed at conception. Previous research has shown that socioeconomic status is a powerful determinant of human health and disease, and social inequality is a ubiquitous stressor for human populations globally. Lower educational attainment and/or income

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