Subject: Do we know the origin of lactose intolerance/tolerance in the human genome?
Date: Mon Feb 12 11:36:29 2001
Posted by Suzanne
Grade level: teacher/prof
School: Williamsville South HS
City: Williamsville State/Province: NY
Area of science: Genetics
My colleagues and I were discussing lactose intolerance in humans and were
wondering if human beings were initially lactose intolerant and then became
tolerant - or vice versa. Is there a genetic link via ethnic background to
lactose intolerance? Thank you!!
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