View Full Version : MENA countries and genetic variants for disease

01-10-17, 22:23
See: Koshy et al
https://www.nature.com/articles/jhg201767.epdf?shared_access_token=a8rd486Re4CO6LL QFwlO_NRgN0jAjWel9jnR3ZoTv0OwoIBN7mrnpJCCTjsFHNKDo NBz8XpbUUPoXj_sTYRPh6k2bLyOxmmc-2LlJJ8uYNBhrzt0Ch8aH7-NpxqdzG_O9k3Mb7xyHY4Q50Bp419_tjYAvUiqSuhqgu2n34tsk KA%3D

I'm having trouble copying and pasting from this study, but suffice it to say that I think they really have to stop all this consanguineous marriage.

01-10-17, 22:45
I think there is a bigger thread than inbreeding today.
Inbreeding narrows DNA variation, so natural selection has to work on a narrow basis.
That is the danger of inbreeding.

Todays addiction on medical treatments and drugs make a shortcut of natural selection.
The medical costs because of this will grow exponentialy in future generations.
People will end up being made in test tubes and machines will help them survive to create a next generation.
People will be completely dehumanised.

So far my portion of science fiction for this evening.

03-10-17, 15:54
It is saddening ...