Has The Human Genome Been Unraveled?

Has The Human Genome Been Unraveled?

Recent scientific research has concluded that 80% of the human genome is biologically active. This states the majority of our DNA is not “junk” as was previously thought. Several research papers were published last week, citing molecular research done as part of the Encyclopedia Of DNA Elements (ENCODE) project. While this is a hard concept for the average person to comprehend, it is a huge step forward in genetic research. You can read more HERE.

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