Thursday, April 21, 2016

The human genome and musculoskeletal injuries:

Advances in technique and availability of sequencing a human's genome has far reaching implications as a tool for research.How much of an ultimate expression of a certain trait or susceptibility to injury for is being increasingly studied. A recent review article in the British Journal of Sports Medicine reviews some of these studies as well as comments on its future uses and mis-uses.


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  2. The future world depicted in the 1997 movie,"Gattaca" is soon to be upon us. The main character in the movie is kept from becoming becoming an astronaut by his status as a genetically inferior "in-valid."

    Insurance companies will probably be the first to use some of the information to assign different insurance rates or whether you are insureable.

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