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A geneticist is the first to apply integrative Personal Omics Profiling (iPOP) to observe the human body in both healthy and diseased conditions.
Researchers are only beginning to understand how individual variation in gene regulation can have a lasting impact on oneâ€™s health and susceptibility to certain diseases.
The key to human individuality may lie not in our genes, but in the sequences that surround and control them.
Now researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have shown that this tuning process is accomplished in part by restricting the number of messages, called transcripts, produced from each gene.