Do you share genetic characteristics with Inuk? 23andMe customers can check their raw data for genetic variants influencing blood type, eye and hair color, baldness, BMI, earwax type, hair thickness, shovel-graded teeth, and cold adaptation, and compare their values to Inuk's using the table in the Spittoon post.
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9. A Fresh Look at Latino Genetic Ancestry
As the 2010 Census measured the continued increase in the US Latino population over three decades, an interesting study this year reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences investigated D
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