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Human Genomic Variation: Understanding what makes us different and what makes us the same.

Human Genomic Variation: Understanding what makes us different and what makes us the same.

Did you know… that at the base-pair level your genome is 99.9% the same as all of the humans around you – but in that 0.1% difference are many of the things that make you unique?

We have learned that people’s genomes differ from each other in all sorts of ways. Those differences in your DNA help to determine what you look like and what your risk might be for various diseases. But your genome doesn’t entirely define you.

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