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The Selfish Gene Personal Statement

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I find the field of biology fascinating and I thoroughly enjoy learning the subject. It is an ever changing and developing subject with new advancements every day. These advancements can change people’s lives for the better and I want to be part of that.
I have a strong interest in genetics, especially, as I love the concept that something so simple can have such complex and unique effects. This interest stems from a module I did during my biology GCSE where I was first taught about alleles and their effect on phenotypes. Similarly, when I learnt about the structure of DNA, like the nucleotide bases and the sugar phosphate backbone, I was fascinated. Due to this fascination I read The Selfish Gene by Richard something at the recommendation
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