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Alternate forms of gene at a particular chromosome location - the gene governing ABO blood type, for example - or indeed any alternative DNA sequence at a particular chromosome location.

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Genetic testing advances revealed at European Human Genetics Conference 31 August 2021 News
Selfish genetic elements identified in sperm race 8 March 2021 News
Dementia gene linked to an increased susceptibility to severe COVID-19 1 June 2020 News
Rare genetic quirk twice as common as thought 14 October 2019 News
CRISPR editing human embryos - did it work or not? 13 August 2018 News
Genetic link between obesity and loneliness discovered 9 July 2018 News
Book Review: How to Code a Human 18 September 2017 Review
Gene may accelerate memory loss in Alzheimer's disease 8 May 2017 News
Neanderthal genes control human gene expression 27 February 2017 News
Neanderthal genes are being purged from our DNA 14 November 2016 News
The making of an Olympic athlete 25 July 2016 Comment
Alzheimer's gene affects brain development in children 18 July 2016 News
'Silent' red hair gene increases skin cancer risk 18 July 2016 News
Vegetarian populations carry metabolic mutation 4 April 2016 News
Man fails paternity test due to passing on unborn twin's DNA 2 November 2015 News
Book Review: The Genealogy of a Gene - Patents, HIV/AIDS and Race 19 October 2015 Review
Obesity findings set precedent for GWAS research 7 September 2015 Comment
Most siblings with autism carry different risk-genes 2 February 2015 News
Only the lonely: study identifies gene for 'romantic relationship failure' 24 November 2014 News
Gene therapy could be 'functional cure' for HIV 10 March 2014 News
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