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We are exploring the sometimes frustrating, always fascinating distance between genes and behaviors. In this entry, I wish to illustrate a dramatic example of how nature and nurture interact, not by examining humans, but by looking at some genetic nextdoor neighbors of ours — vervet monkeys.
Medina, John J. Ph.D., "Brainstorm: What Humans Can Learn From Monkeys" (2012). Brainstorm. 2.