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A 46-year-old male asked:

To achieve longevity via modifying existing genes in a living human being or animals - which branch of genetics should i study? thanks.

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Epigenetics is the: study of what factors turn genes on an off. We are not at the mercy of our genes. Lifestyle plays and major role. Peace and good health.
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