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Over Tan

When you have a natural genetic tan developed over centuries and many generations, the idea of soaking up rays by the pool has never made sense.

- Abraham Verghese

Instructions Code

The ribosome is a machine that gets instructions from the genetic code and operates chemically in order to produce the product.

- Ada Yonath

Been Detachment

Genetic theories, I gather, have been cherished academically with detachment.

- Allen Tate

Love Need

We need to acknowledge that families come in multiple shapes and sizes, that love is not a finite asset, and that caregiving involves more than a genetic imperative.

- Andrew Solomon

Some Doctors

There are some people who're all doctors. Is it genetic?

- Aida Turturro

Opera Will

I don't expect people who've enjoyed 'Spy Kids' will enjoy 'Repo! the Genetic Opera!'

- Alexa Vega

Think Been

There haven't been genetic studies on grit, but we often think that challenge is inherited but grit is learned. That's not what science says. Science says grit comes from both nature and nurture.

- Angela Duckworth

Funniness is genetic.

- Angela Kinsey

Medicine Grow

As the knowledge around personalized medicine continues to grow, consumers should expect their healthcare providers to begin to incorporate genetic information into their treatments and preventative care.

- Anne Wojcicki

Going Critical

Genetic testing in the future is going to be seen as critical as testing your cholesterol.

- Anne Wojcicki

Think I Think

I think there's a lot of misunderstanding about genetic information and what you can and cannot learn. One of the things we try to do is educate individuals that knowing information is empowering.

- Anne Wojcicki

See Conclusion

I've come to the conclusion that you shouldn't have to see a genetic counselor. It should be a choice.

- Anne Wojcicki

Medical FDA

FDA clearance is an important step on the path towards getting genetic information integrated with routine medical care.

- Anne Wojcicki

Help Better

Knowing your genetic health risks will help you make better decisions.

- Anne Wojcicki

Explain Some

It's worth knowing more about the complicated environmental and genetic factors that could explain why traumatic brain injuries lead to long-term disabilities in some people and not in others.

- Anne Wojcicki

Been Charge

A lot of genetic testing hasn't been integrated into healthcare because it has been expensive. I want to make people realise that they have the ability to be in charge of their own health.

- Anne Wojcicki

Want Would

We all want our genetic information. Why would you not want genetic information?

- Anne Wojcicki

Big TV

TIVO was a big shift in how people watched TV, but everyone understood the concept of TV. No one really understands the concept of, well why would I want my genetic information?

- Anne Wojcicki

Alzheimer Some

Some genetic variants can be informative about one's risk for Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease.

- Anne Wojcicki

Been Billions

Billions of dollars have been put into genetic research.

- Anne Wojcicki

Think Lot

I think there's a lot of misunderstanding about genetic information and what you can and cannot learn.

- Anne Wojcicki

Insurance Act

Employment and health insurance are now protected by the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act.

- Anne Wojcicki

Test Revolutionary

Being the first FDA-authorized direct-to-consumer genetic test out there is revolutionary.

- Anne Wojcicki

Very Players

For the first time, we have the genetic sequences of all three of the players in the global malaria debacle: the parasite, the anopheles mosquito and the human. It's a very important milestone.

- Anthony Fauci

College Figure

I wanted to be a genetic engineer. That was my goal in college. I wanted to figure out what the codon sequence was that causes replication in a cardio myopathic virus. That was my goal.

- Ashton Kutcher

Away Need

So, what genetic disposition do you need to be a CFO? Essentially, you need to be miserable, you need to be the sort of person who takes drinks away from people at the end of a party.

- Chris Liddell

Your Envious

I'm so envious of that genetic wiring that immediately puts a smile on your face. My genetic wiring just puts creases in my eyebrows.

- Chris Pine

Same Contains

Every cell in your body contains the same genetic information.

- Chris Toumazou

Play Larger

Speaking as a biologist, I think women are less aggressive than men, and they play a larger role in the early education of the young and helping them overcome their genetic heirloom.

- Christian de Duve

Makeup Disease

Is there something in my genetic makeup that makes me more at risk for heart disease? I believe there is. My father was the sign.

- Corbin Bernsen

Will Field

Accuracy in the genetic field will be essential. Errors in testing could be disastrous.

- Craig Venter

Like Using

Transhumanism is the ethics and science of using things like biological and genetic engineering to transform our bodies and make us a more powerful species.

- Dan Brown

Mood Other

People's mood is really determined primarily by their genetic make-up and personality, and in the second place by their immediate context, and only in the third and fourth place by worries and concerns and other things like that.

- Daniel Kahneman

Carbohydrates Goes

The food we eat goes beyond its macronutrients of carbohydrates, fat and protein. It's information. It interacts with and instructs our genome with every mouthful, changing genetic expression.

- David Perlmutter

Living Other

It is absolutely imperative that we protect, preserve and pass on this genetic heritage for man and every other living thing in as good a condition as we received it.

- David R. Brower

Love Fell

I fell in love with the elegance and precision of genetic analysis and experimentation to answer profound biological questions.

- David Suzuki

Memory Fits

His name, Buzz, fits. He can buzz along at 40 miles an hour when his genetic memory moves him.

- Joe Henderson

Down Why

Turns out, Down syndrome is the most common genetic disorder, occurring once in every 800 births, and no one really knows why it happens. It just does.

- John C. McGinley

Codes Stems

The origin of each of us stems from codes of genetic inheritance.

- John Eccles

Purely Types

It is particularly pleasing to see how purely basic research, originally aimed at testing the genetic identity of different cell types in the body, has turned out to have clear human health prospects.

- John Gurdon

Other Which

If what distinguishes us from other species is speech, then poetry, which is the supreme linguistic operation, is our anthropological - indeed, genetic - goal.

- Joseph Brodsky

Think Very

I think my formative experiences were really in junior high, where at a typical public school we were doing little genetic experiments, very classic experiments.

- Joseph DeRisi

Living Method

If you wanted to dissect the structure of living cells, genetic analysis was an extremely powerful method, so my interest turned to that.

- Joshua Lederberg

One Percent Makes

We are all 99.9 percent genetically equal. It is one one-hundredth of one percent of genetic material that makes the difference between any one of us.

- Barry Schuler

Kind Agent

I was in Vietnam, and I was exposed to Agent Orange. And there's a high relationship between people that were exposed to Agent Orange and the kind of lymphoma that I had. The prostate cancer was genetic in my family. My father had prostate cancer, my - three of my four uncles had prostate cancer.

- Hamilton Jordan

Mother Which

I suffer from a genetic flaw, which is that my mother was a hopeless Pollyanna.

- Bill Ayers

Think Bad

Genetic engineering is a result of science advancement, so I don't think that in itself is bad. If used wisely, genetics can be beneficial, but they can be abused, too.

- Hideo Kojima

Think Resulted

I'm not a doctor or scientist. I'm just a mom. But I do think there's a genetic predisposition, and there are environmental triggers. I feel like that combination, in my child's case, is what resulted in autism.

- Holly Robinson Peete

Given Almost All

I align myself with almost all researchers in assuming that anything we do is a composite of whatever genetic limitations were given to us by our parents and whatever kinds of environmental opportunities are available.

- Howard Gardner

Treat New

The goal of NIH research is to acquire new knowledge to help prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat disease and disability, from the rarest genetic disorder to the common cold.

- Ike Skelton

Mind Controls

The future is to heal back to the mind again. Recognizing that the mind is all powerful - it controls every cell to every degree of its genetic expression.

- Bruce Lipton

Firmly Established

But with each passing year and each new study, the evidence for the genetic contribution to individual and group differences becomes more firmly established than ever.

- J. Philippe Rushton

Legacy Became

The real way I became a model is I won a genetic lottery, and I became the recipient of a legacy.

- Cameron Russell

Love Always

I was always fascinated by engineering. Maybe it was an attempt maybe to get my father's respect or interest, or maybe it was just a genetic love of technology, but I was always trying to build things.

- James Cameron

Always May

I suspect any worries about genetic engineering may be unnecessary. Genetic mutations have always happened naturally, anyway.

- James Lovelock

Other Half

Half of what creates psychopaths is genetic, but the other half is conditioning.

- James Norton

New May

With the advent of genetic engineering the time required for the evolution of new species may literally collapse.

- Dee Hock

Deep Shared

What will become compellingly important is absolute clarity of shared purpose and set of principles of conduct sort of institutional genetic code that every member of the organization understands in a common way, and with deep conviction.

- Dee Hock

Makeup Which

I'm very proud to be black, but black is not all I am. That's my cultural historical background, my genetic makeup, but it's not all of who I am nor is it the basis from which I answer every question.

- Denzel Washington

Meet Inclusive

The family is inclusive of not just your genetic family, but the people that you meet along the way.

- Jane Seymour

Explain Level

Our problem, from the point of view of psychology and from the point of view of genetic epistemology, is to explain how the transition is made from a lower level of knowledge to a level that is judged to be higher.

- Jean Piaget


It's impossible for me to disentangle how much of my storytelling urge is the product of growing up with novelist parents and how much is a genetic legacy from those same parents.

- Jesse Kellerman

Doing Been

But while doing that I'd been following a variety of fields in science and technology, including the work in molecular biology, genetic engineering, and so forth.

- K. Eric Drexler

Lose Like

Telomeres are the protective caps at the ends of chromosomes in cells. Chromosomes carry the genetic information. Telomeres are buffers. They are like the tips of shoelaces. If you lose the tips, the ends start fraying.

- Elizabeth Blackburn

Think I Think

I think the genetics of being Irish are that you sort of prefer when it's rainy and cloudy. It's just genetic.

- Kate Flannery

Nature Being

Well, it arose out of two long-term concerns - the first being the possibility of genetic manipulation, nature versus nurture, what constitutes how people get to be how they are.

- Katherine Dunn

Fertile Area

I think genetic research is a fascinating and fertile area.

- Katherine Dunn

Think Over

Personally, I don't think it is acceptable to manipulate the human germline for the purpose of changing some genetic traits that will be transmitted over generations.

- Emmanuelle Charpentier

Data Anchored

Not only can consumers handle their personal genetic information, but they are getting genomically oriented and anchored about such data.

- Eric Topol

Whatsoever Drastic

Indeed, I was unable to find any evidence whatsoever of the occurrence of a drastic evolutionary acceleration and genetic reconstruction in widespread, populous species.

- Ernst Mayr

Uncle Leading

I have never had feeling in my toes. My uncle, Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, once told me in confidence he had the same syndrome, leading me to believe it is genetic.

- Ethan Coen

Need Like

Building your own house is a primal urge, one of those universal genetic drives like the need to provide for your family.

- Kevin McCloud

Love Grows

A person's current personality of love, hatred, jealousy, rage or a murderous intent and so on is formed upon genetic elements, education, the environment and a family a person grows in.

- Kim Ki-duk

Small Carried

It seems likely that most if not all the genetic information in any organism is carried by nucleic acid - usually by DNA, although certain small viruses use RNA as their genetic material.

- Francis Crick

Been Likely

This seems highly likely, especially as it has been shown that in several systems mutations affecting the same amino acid are extremely near together on the genetic map.

- Francis Crick

Code Opposed

It has yet to be shown by direct biochemical methods, as opposed to the indirect genetic evidence mentioned earlier, that the code is indeed a triplet code.

- Francis Crick

Think Some

For simplicity one can think of the + class as having one extra base at some point or other in the genetic message and the - class as having one too few.

- Francis Crick

Other Which

Do codons overlap? In other words, as we read along the genetic message do we find a base which is a member of two or more codons? It now seems fairly certain that codons do not overlap.

- Francis Crick

Environmental Know

I don't know if acting is genetic. Maybe it's environmental.

- Freddie Prinze, Jr.

Never Freak

I'm just a genetic freak, but it has never stopped me from doing whatever I want to.

- Lee Pearson

Innovation Thanks

We owe our existence to innovation. Our species exists thanks to four billion years of genetic innovation.

- Gary Hamel

Genome Given

The Human Genome Project has given us a genetic parts list.

- Leroy Hood

Love Blueprint

Guys do not have a genetic blueprint that allows them to understand or love sports.

- Lesley Visser

Science Worry

The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.

- Lewis Thomas

Rich Often

Rich, smart parents tend to have rich, smart kids - not because it's genetic but because they can create a home environment and sensory stimulation that lower-income kids often don't get.

- George Kaiser

Other Very

Epigenetics is very important. We are keeping a close eye on iPS cells and other genetic methods of reprogramming the epigenome.

- Liz Parrish

Test Screening

Newborn screening is a public health intervention that involves a simple blood test used to identify many life-threatening genetic illnesses before any symptoms begin.

- Lucille Roybal-Allard

Promise Seemed

If genetic research doesn't seemed to have lived up to its therapeutic promise, it's because sequencing is just too slow and expensive.

- Luke Nosek

Grow Other

With Halcyon's technology, the pool of genetic information will grow by orders of magnitude in the course of months, offering the first real chance at cures for cancer and other previously intractable diseases.

- Luke Nosek

My Life Feels

From the time that I was in high school, my life really revolved around live theater, so it almost feels genetic.

- Philip Baker Hall

Code Works

The leg system of the beach animals works because of a combination of certain lengths of tubes. Because of the proportion of lengths, the animals walk smoothly. You could say that this range of numbers is their genetic code.

- Theo Jansen

Over Last

Last year I was diagnosed with osteoporosis. I was over 50, Caucasian, thin, small-framed, and I have it in my genetic history. It was almost a slam-dunk.

- Sally Field

Think I Think

I have had a fascination with death, I think, that might be considered genetic for a long time. My father had the same affliction, I guess.

- Sally Mann

Play Disease

Genes work with probabilities; they don't work with certainties. So most things that you're looking at with these genetic tests, it's not like you're condemned to automatically get the disease or the syndrome. There's a lot of factors in play there.

- Sam Kean

Which Discussing

It's often meaningless to talk about a genetic trait without also discussing the environment in which that trait appears. Sometimes, genes don't work at all until the environment awakens them.

- Sam Kean

Suffering Personal

Barring public demand, any person who pursues the presidency out of personal ambition must be suffering from a basic genetic defect.

- Miriam Defensor-Santiago

Very Certainly

We still have very little understanding of how we can tweak form or shape at the genetic level. We certainly haven't unlocked those secrets.

- Mitchell Joachim

Genetics Everybody

Everybody is going to want to look at their genetics. You're going to want to get a genetic profile.

- Gregory Stock

Crisis Foods

Many societal problems concern science, such as the energy crisis, genetic alterations of foods.

- Nancy Roman

Makeup Models

I'd have to say that, in general, models take themselves too seriously. Basically, they are genetic freaks who spend a couple of hours in hair and makeup.

- Rebecca Romijn