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Promiscuity Alters DNA and Boosts Immunity In Mice

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  • Alters DNA? (Score:5, Informative)

    by Mithent (2515236) on Saturday September 01, 2012 @03:01PM (#41200851)
    "Promiscuity Alters DNA" makes it sound like promiscuity directly causes mutations. It seems, rather, that it results in greater variation in vaginal bacteria, a state which creates selective pressure favouring increased diversity in genes involved in the functioning of the immune system... which isn't quite the same thing.

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