Word on the Street: Dad’s DNA

News 12 Brooklyn hit the street to find out if residents feel they are more like their mom or their dad.

News 12 Brooklyn hit the street to find out if residents feel they are more like their mom or their dad. (3/4/15)

BROOKLYN - A new study conducted at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine found that mammals actually use more of their dad's DNA.

The study focused on genetic mutations in mice and the likelihood of developing various medical conditions.

News 12 Brooklyn hit the street to find out if residents feel they are more like their mom or their dad.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say they're investigating after a body was 1 Police: Man found dead inside vehicle
VIDEO: Suspected gang members arrested in the Bronx 2 VIDEO: Suspected gang members arrested in the Bronx
New Yorkers pass a shattered storefront window on 3 Bomb suspect vowed 'death to your oppression,' feds say
Parents are concerned after reports of dangerous levels 4 The Buzz: Lead in school
Teens, parents and community organizations marched from the 5 Organizers march to bring awareness to teen dating violence

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our Hear More: Word on the Street

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our Word on the Street segment.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE