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In an environment where others struggle to survive, Tibetans thrive in the thin air on the Tibetan Plateau, with an average elevation of 14,800 feet. A University of Utah led study is the first to identify a genetic variation that contributes to the adaptation, and to reveal how it works. The research appears online in the journal Nature Genetics on Aug. 17, 2014.
"Regardless of what we think, patient care isn't excellent unless the patient thinks it is."--A. Lorris Betz