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medicine Science

Articles about genetics

Gene swapping – an article about how all organisms naturally get genes from other non related organisms such as bacteria. Very interesting article.

Expression of multiple horizontally acquired genes is a hallmark of both vertebrate and invertebrate genomes – research paper

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interesting genetic and medical links and resources

Genetic Associations between Voltage-Gated Calcium Channels and Psychiatric Disorders

Allergic tendencies are associated with larger gray matter volumes

Bad News for the Highly Intelligent 

The Importance of Spatial Reasoning in Early Childhood Mathematics – I find this interesting because of the above article about allergic tendencies mentions that those who suffer severe allergies have increased spatial reasoning which makes you better at mathematics. I have super severe allergies and math has always been a boring repetitive exercise. I have lots of Math books. I learn and understand math immediately. Algebra was boring, physics was just applied algebra same with Geometry. I only do math when I need to and often just review what I need to get the problem solved.

Relationships between Depression and High Intellectual Potential