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Insights from Identical Twins

Insights from Identical Twins

Identical twins are genetically identical at birth. As they age, environmental factors causes changes in each of their genomes and physical characteristics. This video exploration pinpoints how the environment impacts the epigenome of twins and how twins can be used to aid in the study of behaviors and diseases.


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