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瘦人基因 shou
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 ren
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 ji
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 yin
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skinny gene

British and Swiss scientists have discovered from a study of 95,000 people's DNA that humans with duplications of chromosome 16 are more likely to be skinny. One out of every 2,000 people is affected by the lean gene, which can make men 23 times and women five times more likely to be underweight.

Added on Nov 29, 2011 | Last updated on Nov 29, 2011 | 821 Buzzes


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