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Genetic curiosities

Trisomies

The genome is the set of genetic instructions that are found in a cell and give rise to biological life. In the case of

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Genetic curiosities

Different types of twins

When you have a double pregnancy, two situations can occur: That a double ovulation has occurred during the cycle, and two sperm fertilize those

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human genome
Genetic curiosities

What is the human genome?

The human genome is our genetic information taken as a whole. They are the 3.2 billion "letters" that make up our DNA. From the 22,000 genes

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types of rna
Genetic curiosities

The types of RNA

Both RNA and DNA are part of the group of nucleic acids. Nucleic acids are polymers (substances made up of large molecules) formed

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rare diseases
Genetic curiosities

How common are rare diseases?

As we know, genes contain the information for the manufacture of all the proteins in our body. Among them, there are proteins called ubiquitins

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Biological aging
Genetic curiosities

Biological aging

Biological aging is determined by telomeres. Telomere length varies based on age, genetics (influence of 20%)

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