Specific protein associated with life-threatening loss of muscle mass and fat tissue among people with lung cancer
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Genes – should they be changed or left alone?
In biology, a gene is defined as the sequence of small nucleotides that together comprise the DNA or RNA that encodes proteins – the real building blocks of life. The influence of genes has been discussed ever since they were discovered. The questions are many: what is most important – genes or the environment in which we live? Is it acceptable to manipulate genes – the code of life, if the goal is to heal people and provide food for them?