learning

Back-to-School: The Genetics of Learning from Your Mistakes

September 11, 2012
For back-to-school month we’re running a series of posts on genetic factors that may impact learning. Here we describe a variant that may influence a person’s ability to learn from...
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DNA Variation May Help Us Break Free From Our Routines

July 31, 2009
“But we always go there!” And so begins another Friday night.   When it comes to choosing where to go to dinner, my husband likes to stick with the tried...
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SNPwatch: Why You Gave Your Parents a Hard Time Growing Up

January 30, 2008
SNPwatch gives you the latest news about research linking various traits and conditions to individual genetic variations. These studies are exciting because they offer a glimpse into how genetics may...
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