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Polygenic

A group of non- allelic genes that together influence a phenotypic trait.

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Podcast review: 'Designer Genes', Babbage (The Economist) 2 December 2019 Review
Genetic screening of embryos may not lead to smarter babies 25 November 2019 News
Study suggests 'gene drain' from Britain's industrial areas 28 October 2019 News
Health reports from direct-to-consumer genetic tests 'woefully incomplete' 21 October 2019 News
Post-traumatic stress disorder has genetic component 14 October 2019 News
Healthy lifestyle lowers dementia risk irrespective of genetics 15 July 2019 News
Testing times: how should we use genomic data in assisted reproduction 20 May 2019 Comment
How should we use genomic data in assisted reproduction? 7 May 2019 Comment
Genetic test to screen embryos for low intelligence developed in US 19 November 2018 News
Risks of common diseases predicted from UK BioBank data 20 August 2018 News
What next for genome editing? Politics and the public 15 January 2018 Comment
79 rare obesity-causing genes catalogued 3 April 2017 News
Genetic test could predict age of Alzheimer's onset 27 March 2017 News
Autism linked to cognitive genes 6 March 2017 News
Genetic risk scores could predict Alzheimer's 11 July 2016 News
Lab in a lunch box 9 May 2016 Comment
Is intelligence genetic? 15 August 2011 News
New genetic markers for heart disease discovered 14 March 2011 News
New genetic markers linked to breast cancer risk 9 August 2010 News
Gene-ecology interactions and psychological disorders 26 April 2010 Comment
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