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Three issues are especially crucial to understanding the possible uses of the human genome.
Understanding potential uses of the human genome is linked to three vital issues.
While most people are aware of such medical possibilities, they are less aware of the fact that genes can also uncover a great deal about humankind's history and culture.
Most people know that genes are linked to potential medical advances.However, what they do not realize is genes can also tell us about a society and its past.
On June 26 Francis Collins, head of the Human Genome Project, and Craig Venter, head of Celera Genomics, announced that they had completed the reading of a "rough draft" of the human genome - the complete set of human DNA.
On June 26 two scientists stated they had finished the initial reading of the human genome.
The fact that adult Europeans are twice as likely as Asians to tolerate lactose in milk reflects a much longer history of dairy farming in the West.
In comparison to Europeans, adult Asians have an inability to tolerate lactose in dairy products such as milk. This is because Europeans have had dairy farms longer than Asians.
Kidneys have a vital role in the process of filtration of the body.
The kidneys, playing a crucial role in the body, are involved in filtering.
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