Category: Genetics

  • Unraveling the Genetic Secrets of Human Head Shape

    Unraveling the Genetic Secrets of Human Head Shape

    Researchers Discover Key Genes That Influence Cranial Vault Shape Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and KU Leuven have made a groundbreaking discovery in the field of genetics, uncovering a set of genes that influence the shape of the human head. Published in Nature Communications, this study sheds light on the genetic basis of head…

  • Unraveling the Genetic Secrets of Human Head Shape: New Study Identifies Key Genes

    Unraveling the Genetic Secrets of Human Head Shape: New Study Identifies Key Genes

    Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and KU Leuven have discovered a suite of genes that influence head shape in humans, shedding light on the genetic basis of cranial vault shape and potential implications for conditions like craniosynostosis. For centuries, anthropologists and scientists have pondered the genetic factors that contribute to the diverse range of…