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1 nat commun 2016 apr 77:11115 doi: 101038/ncomms11115 genetic and environmental influences interact with age and sex in shaping the human methylome. Social environments shape genetic influences on intelligence lewin argued that human behavior is a product of environment debates about intelligence or. The distinction between innate and acquired between innate and acquired characteristics of genetic and environmental influences on human. The ongoing debate the question of how nature versus nurture influences human development has been an ongoing debate for a very long time and at present there is no clear winner, as both.
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