Sunday, October 9, 2011

On Being What You Eat

Not a writing article, but a neat one anyway. It turns out RNA from plant matter can survive digestion and alter the expression of human genes. How cool is that?

2 comments:

  1. Cool, we're all gonna turn into this:

    http://www.unrealcoliseum.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/SwampThingPostBig.jpg

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  2. Only if you're eating a lot of spinach. I think I'm mathematically more composed of cow.

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