Human genome shaped by evolutionary race with itself
Human genome shaped by evolutionary race with itself

An evolutionary race between rival elements within the genomes of primates drove the evolution of complex regulatory networks that orchestrate the activity of genes in every cell of our bodies, reveal new research.

`Junk DNA` could be culprit behind schizophrenia

Researchers have suggested that stretches of DNA called retrotransposons, often dubbed " junk DNA", might be playing an important role in schizophrenia.