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MAKINGS OF AN ATHLETE
DAVID EPSTEIN
May 17, 2010
MORE THAN 200 GENES HAVE BEEN LINKED TO PERFORMANCE, AFFECTING EVERYTHING FROM EXPLOSIVENESS TO THE STRENGTH OF LIGAMENTS. HERE ARE JUST A FEW
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May 17, 2010

Makings Of An Athlete

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MORE THAN 200 GENES HAVE BEEN LINKED TO PERFORMANCE, AFFECTING EVERYTHING FROM EXPLOSIVENESS TO THE STRENGTH OF LIGAMENTS. HERE ARE JUST A FEW

GENE

DRD2

BRAIN

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVEL

GENE

ADRA2B

SKELETAL MUSCLE

FAT METABOLISM AND RESTING HEART RATE

GENE

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