[Open peer commentary] Is genomics bad for you?

DICKINS, B.J.A., 2012. [Open peer commentary] Is genomics bad for you? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 35 (5), pp. 364-365. ISSN 0140-525X

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Abstract

The plasticity of the genome complicates genetic causation, but should be investigated from a functional perspective. Specific adaptive hypotheses are referenced in the target article, but it is also necessary to explain how the integrity of the genome is maintained despite processes that tend towards its diversification and degradation. These include the accumulation of deleterious changes and intra-genomic conflict.

Item Type: Journal article
Description: Open peer commentary on article 'Behavior genetics and post-genomics' by Evan Charney
Publication Title: Behavioral and Brain Sciences
Creators: Dickins, B.J.A.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Place of Publication: Cambridge
Date: 2012
Volume: 35
Number: 5
ISSN: 0140-525X
Identifiers:
NumberType
10.1017/S0140525X12000994DOI
Divisions: Schools > School of Science and Technology
Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Added: 09 Oct 2015 10:06
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2017 13:19
URI: http://irep.ntu.ac.uk/id/eprint/7852

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