Social media also serves to prevent dating “fraud” by showing that the “rugged athletic type” is someone who takes selfies of himself pounding beers at Packers games.
I seem to see the double helix incorporated into so many logos, on so many websites, and now my instinctive reaction is to be pretty sceptical as to what those sites contain.
Is this to cover more bases and align with the conventional idea of compatibility and symmetry, and not to be confused with the idea of contrasting and complimentary genes being beneficial?
With the intricacies of the genome, and the complex interplay of genes and regulators, epigenetics, and not accounting for the many other mysterious factors that go in to choosing a partner.
A genetic component of the immune system is major histocompatibility complex (called HLA in humans).
The premise is that people with a greater diversity of HLA genes are more likely to be attracted to each other.