Genes oh Genes: Will Genetics be rewritten?

27/07/2009 19:54

  "Mispelled DNA"; "Only a small fraction of  disease" follows the Mendelian rule.... researches have deciphered a lot that makes the "Book of Life" not just the last stop in disease analyses and understanding. "A revolution sweeping biology today is changing scientific thinking about the way genes work, the way disease arise  and the way some of the most dreadful....including cancer... might be diagnosed and treated. This revolution is called epigenetics." For a complete reading please refer to Epigenetics/ New Drugs Section  where the article titled "Beyond the Book of Life" by Stephen S. Hall can be found in the Newsweek Magazine  July 6/July 13, 2009 issue.