Age Matters: Old Fathers and Old Mothers on Genetic Mutations

Khryss | Published 2017-10-01 00:57

Society has long and constantly pressured ageing women to having kids as early as possible due to health concerns on their offspring. And while your well-meaning aunt/mom is partly right, turns out men should consider their clocks to be "ticking" as well.

Old fathers pass on more mutations to their children than old mothers do.

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