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Is the pain perception controlled by your genes?
« on: 14/08/2011 11:36:19 »
Rare genetic mutations have been known to abolish pain, or to cause permanent agony. But what if subtle differences in genes mean that everyone has a different pain threshold that is hard-wired into their genetics?

Read the article then tell us what you think...
« Last Edit: 14/08/2011 11:36:19 by _system »


 

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