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In Asians and Whites, Gene Expression Varies by Race

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Science  12 Jan 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5809, pp. 173-174
DOI: 10.1126/science.315.5809.173a

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Do subtle differences in DNA between races really matter, medically speaking? Earlier this week, scientists described results from a new approach that may help answer that question: measuring gene expression levels among Caucasians and Asians. (Read more.)