Posts Tagged ‘Intergenerational transmission’

New Insights on the Intergenerational Transmission of Metabolic Disease

July 31st, 2015

Dr. Arya Sharma has a very useful post on the transgenerational transmission of metabolic disease, including obesity. As Dr. Sharma points out, if anyone says that obesity is not genetic, they don’t know what they are talking about. The article cited by Dr. Sharma recalls an earlier post on a three-generation transmission of the memory of starvation. Just goes to show that there much to be learned.