African Genes Account for AIDS

dna.jpgGenes are incredible and mysterious.  They are behind the twitch that you share with a great great grandfather down to the color of your eyes from your great, great grandmother.  Some people act just like a parent with whom they have little to no contact.  Now DNA has been unravelled enough that the mystery behind the African and African American communities high contraction rate of HIV/AIDS may prove to be genetics.  The latest research shows that the same gene that keeps Africans from contracting malaria is the same gene that makes Africans as well as African Americans susceptible to the virus.  Makes you feel like they should be able to figure this thing out sooner than later, right?  Read the details here.

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