Epigenetics in Sports

@article{Ehlert2013EpigeneticsIS,
  title={Epigenetics in Sports},
  author={Tobias Ehlert and Perikles Simon and Dirk Moser},
  journal={Sports Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={43},
  pages={93-110}
}
The heritability of specific phenotypical traits relevant for physical performance has been extensively investigated and discussed by experts from various research fields. By deciphering the complete human DNA sequence, the human genome project has provided impressive insights into the genomic landscape. The hope that this information would reveal the origin of phenotypical traits relevant for physical performance or disease risks has proven overly optimistic, and it is still premature to refer… 
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