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HLA

HLA: human leukocyte antigen. A group of genes in the human major Histocampatibility complex (MHC).


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... most mutations are harmless. That wikipedia page talks about one gene: the major histocompatibility complex, class II, DQ beta 1, also known as HLA-DQB1. One gene does not demonstrate "that most mutations are harmless." Earlier, I wrote that "most mutations are harmful and/or ...

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by thoffnagle
Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:47 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe
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Re: Re:

Just to give you an idea look at this gene: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HLA-DQB1 Cat, what is this gene supposed to demonstrate? That most mutations are harmless.

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by Cat
Sat Jun 15, 2013 4:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe
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Just to give you an idea look at this gene: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HLA-DQB1 Cat, what is this gene supposed to demonstrate?

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by thoffnagle
Tue Jun 11, 2013 3:57 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe
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What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe

Just to give you an idea look at this gene: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HLA-DQB1

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by Cat
Sat Jun 08, 2013 4:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe
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What is gluten?

... people can process gluten without problems and it is a normal component of human nutrition. In some people with certain human leukocyte antigens (HLA) and predisposing genetics gluten may bind on the HLA molecules and initiate an autoimmune-like response that is the source of the celiac disease. ...

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by biohazard
Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:42 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: What is gluten?
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