So…what does the new work in genomics tell us about what we really want to know…ourselves? Click & Read My Genomic Self for an interesting and thoughtful look at what we know, what we will know and what do we want to know?
Take who we are – a cosmic mix of nature, nurture and brute chance. The genome is complex – can we sift out what makes you more likely to be you? “Take height. Though health and nutrition can affect stature, height is highly heritable: no one thinks that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar just ate more Wheaties growing up than Danny DeVito. ”
So…what do you know? What do you want to know? …What do you think we can know…and should know??