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Old 08-15-2013, 07:20 PM   #159
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Default "Oh SNP!" (single nucleotide polymorphisms)

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So what evidence do you have to support multiple origins?
http://phys.org/news119947859.html

"Majewski and his colleagues have demonstrated that the natural processing of messenger RNA (mRNA), via a process called splicing, is genetically controlled by these SNPs. The SNPs in certain individuals lead to changes in splicing and result in the production of drastically altered forms of the protein. These out-of-proportion consequences may lead to the development of genetic diseases such as cystic fibrosis and Type 1 diabetes."

Read more at: http://phys.org/news119947859.html#jCp
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