The Pros And Cons Of Race Genetics

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Race biology is not real, it was something created from faults in society. Though humans have evolved minor genetic variations from group to group that is mostly due adaptations to deal with diseases, such as which allowed people to sickle cell anemia to survive malaria (Fuentes 2012:93). Race is what we perceive is as a result of populations having high amounts of variations between each other. Those variations are divided up amongst the population’s individuals. These variations are more pronounced in an area due to geographical barriers that prevent gene flow. However, in the end thanks to things like the human genome project we know that humans no matter the ancestry have very similar genetic make

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