Counting genetic mutations predicts how soon you’ll get cancer
Double trouble: a variety of cancer genes is not good newsHiroshi Watanabe/GettyMutations in a variety of genes can cumulatively push a person closer to developing cancer at a younger age. We already know that mutations in cancer genes like BRCA1 and BRCA2 increase cancer risk. But now David Thomas at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Sydney...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark