Gene of the Week: Will You Vote?

Posted by Jesse Reynolds on December 14th, 2007

As the nation's media lead voters through the lengthy presidential primary season, it's reassuring to know that reporters and pundits aren't the only ones casting the outcome as inevitable, even before voting has begun. Researchers at the University of California, San Diego have now identified two specific genes that appear to contribute significantly to whether one votes or not [PDF].

HT to Kevin Drum.

Posted in Jesse Reynolds's Blog Posts, Sequencing & Genomics


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