what is epigenetics

Genetic Testing – What is Epigenetics and Why Should We Care?

What are genes?  So back to classroom biology!  We inherit 23 chromosomes from our father and 23 from our mother.  These chromosomes act as storehouses for our DNA, which contain our 23,000 or so genes.  Each gene codes for the production of a particular protein within the body.  Those proteins have important functions. An example of this is the gene that codes for the production […]