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Forensic DNA

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Molecular Case Study

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The Bulletin

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Issues, Abuses and Actions How can development in this area assit homocides

Dr Matthews reviews molecular ecology and its usage in modern science.

News and views from Decode.

Genetic Ecology Paper

Strangers, Genectically Criminal?

DECODE March | 2009

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Evolutionary Biology case study from an objective view point. 26

Are our paths set from our genes? or does our environment effect us?

Adaptation, Work in Progress

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Research Development in in Population Genetics.

Letters

Your Questions.

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Mutations within different genotypes can be deletrious as well as benificial. Recent studies suggest that distributions of these genetic changes within population can be caused by the influence of natural selection or by a genetic drift, leading to more random changes. Due to some of these benificial mutations it has been discovered that the species is then forced to evolve to suit it’s environment. Adaptation. It, quam vir hos fatui pultustemus oc re, pl. Habero cae pri ponequam sim movit, nos nonsus, elica Serurei sendem duc re manum atum acchuctamque resil horum tuus hum horumedemus, quem iam ignaris dius, ves iactus restimpra, none iam plii clum nostius co et et,

STRANGERS, GENETICALLY CRIMINAL? DOES EVERYONE POSESS A DEFINED LACK OF KNOWLEDGE AS TO RIGHT AND WRONG OR ARE CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS HANDICAPPED BY THEIR HERITAGE AND GENES? THIS ARTICLE DIVULGES INTO OUR MINDS AND HOW THEY WORK.

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Our innate qualities are some what a reflection of forced mutations but with these discoveries forms an interesting question. Is it our genetic structure that decifers who we are as an individual (i.e. nativism) or our personal experiences as we develop (i.e. nature)? The view that humans aquire all or most of their behavioural traits from nurture is known as Tabula Rasa (a blank slate) meaning to be born without influence as to who we will become. Since both factors are known to play such interesting roles in development, modern phsychologists consider the

“ WHICH CONTRIBUTES MORE TO THE AREA OF A RECTANGLE, IT’S LENGTH OR IT’S WIDTH?” Famous phsychologist Donald Hebb is said to have once answered a journalist’s question, “Which, nature or nurture, contributes more to personality?” by asking in response “Which contributes more to the area of a rectangle, it’s length or it’s width?”. Revealing his complete disregard of the fact that one should be more influencial than the other. DECODE | TWENTY SEVEN

Firther studies are developed in this area by behavioural geneticists on adaptation and twin studies. The term nurture is not often used in order to explain the portion of variance for a given trait attributed by environmental effects. Instead, two factors are distinguished; shared family traits (i.e. sibling research) and non-shared factors (i.e. unique to individuals).

Firther studies are developed in this area by behavioural geneticists on adaptation and twin studies. The term nurture is not often used in order to explain the portion of variance for a given trait attributed by environmental effects. Instead, two factors are distinguished; shared family traits (i.e. sibling research) and non-shared factors (i.e. unique to individuals).

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resulting in experiences we go through as people being the reason for the way we develop into adulthood. Genetics are still the strongest part of who we are fifty percent from your mother and fifty percent from your father. Genetic traits such as anger and lack of patience as well as a need for attention can all be transfered through the gene pool; but problematic aspects of our personalitlies like hatred, fear , greed and more are traits we observe from a young age from those around us.

“IS THERE A GENE THAT CREATES A CRIMINAL MIND? OR IS IT THE AGE OLD QUESTION OF NATURE VERSUS NURTURE?” This is refering to the professional term of the heritability of a trait. These studies are still believed to be incredibly important to undertstand the distinctive ways individuals work. Is there a gene that creates a criminal mind? Or is it the cause of a broken home and poor environment? This also touches into new scientific studies on diseases and do our genetics cause them or do we develop them

due to the environment we live in? Author Judith Harris rgues that “nurture”, as traditionally defined in terms of family up bringing does not effectively explain the variance for most traits i.e. I.Q. On the contrary, Harris suggests that either peer groups or random environmental factors are more important than family effects. Therefore

This is refering to the professional term of the heritability of a trait. These studies are still believed to be incredibly important to undertstand the distinctive ways individuals work. Is there a gene that creates a criminal mind? Or is it the cause of a broken home and poor environment? This also touches into new scientific studies on diseases and do our genetics cause them or do we develop them

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There are various changes in study that are incredibly important in the discovery of curing serious or terminal diseases such as huntington’s or cancer. The key to these cures could already be in our very genetics, If an illness can be passed on through heritage why can’t the cure be passed on as well? Far more research is needed into the area as it is still a subject that scientists and psychologists only know a limited amount on. Diseases are not the only thing there is to learn from our genetics, as mentioned before our genetics can be the cause of why we do what we do in our lives and it is partialy the cause of what we become as a person.

“CAN THE CRIMINALLY MINDED CONTROL THEIR ERGES, OR ARE THEY DOOMED TO BE CONTROLLED BY THEIR GENETICS?”

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If we as scientists can gage a better understanding of the importance of nature versus nuture we will be able to calm or prevent genes that cause a child to develop into a criminal or worse a murderer.Nonsectet non volore dolore commy num inis dunt num elit iure tie commolore feugiam zzriure rostisis el irit wisisi. Utpate ea feugiamcommy nonsectet adiat.

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