Genes of Brain

Genes of Brain


Half of your genes describe the complex design of your brain, with the other half describing the organization of the other 98% of your body.


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It's more like less than 1% for brain organization and 99% for all else! Don't be surprised, genes only provide a very rough sketch of the organism, by far the most information needed to construct a human being or an amoeba is derived from the self-organization of the chemicals and structures involved and environmental constraints.


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