The Epigenetics of Identical Twins
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Why do the physical characteristics of identical twins diverge as they age? Follow the interaction of the environment and the genome in a pair of twins over time.
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More information on how identical twins are helping scientists pinpoint environmental impact on the epigenome: http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/epigenetics/twins/
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