Researchers have discovered that the genes that lead to heart disease are also used for reproduction. Mother Nature is a complicated lady. Anyone who has had wisdom teeth out, or an appendix burst may well wonder what she was thinking as the human body evolved. Researchers studying the genomics of coronary artery disease (CAD) have ...
From Ancient Egyptians to modern humans: why do we still have the genes for heart disease?
By Dr Nerissa Hanninck
28 Jun 2017