Our genetic code can tell us so much about ourselves! The kind of ear wax we have (dry and flaky or wet, eeewwww!), our ability to match a musical pitch, whether or not we are afraid of heights. It can also help us to track our ancestors and figure out our family trees, and tell us if we are more likely than some others to develop certain diseases.
Let’s talk about the lady who brought this level of genetics out of labs and doctors offices to us, the consumers.
Learn more about genes and what they can tell us about our ancestors, physical traits and health!
Written by: Sunaina Murthy. Sunaina is a biotechnologist, writer, greedy reader, and amateur photographer.