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I found the answers in a fascinating, and easy to read paper in Nature, called "Chromosomal Abnormalities: Aneuploidies" Here are some key insigths from there: With few exceptions, trisomies do not appear to be compatible with life. In fact, trisomies represent about 35% of spontaneous abortions (Figure 1; Hassold & Hunt, 2001). As far as why ...


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Reversing Down Syndrome in adults is not something being currently researched to my knowledge. Alerting the DNA throughout the body of a person at this point is purely science fiction, but even if it were possible the critical structures that were created due to the genetic mutation wouldn't just go away. Take the simian crease in the hand of many with ...


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