Human gene editing – transgenerational impact

When we think about the current development in the pharma business in treating various diseases and disorders, we are proud. We have the newest technology to treat many medical conditions that 100 years ago we could only dream of. Human gene editing, however, is a technology which risks we are not able to properly evaluate. … Read moreHuman gene editing – transgenerational impact

Family trauma and epigenetics

family trauma and second world war

Can kids inherit their parent’s trauma? How exactly is family trauma and epigenetics linked together? Can family trauma be passed on through generations? How is that possible? Welcome to the world of epigenetics. What is trauma? Firstly, trauma is generally defined as an event that induces intense fear, helplessness, or horror. For instance the trauma … Read moreFamily trauma and epigenetics