Re: GLOOMY NEWS: antagonistic pleiotropy in p53

From: Brian D Williams (
Date: Mon Jan 07 2002 - 12:13:56 MST


>True - but the same argument applies. Since we lack the
>cancer amelioration of elephants and whales either it's
>difficult for our genomes to evolve such capabilities or
>they carry some disadvantage elephants and whales deal
>with better than us.

Or elephants and whales have more effective anti-smoking

( ;) for the impaired )


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