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July 29, 2008

Scientists find genetic link to 'life of crime'

By Zoe Elizabeth Buck
McClatchy News Service

RALEIGH, N.C. — Maybe some boys really were born to be wild.

Researchers at the University of North Carolina say they have found three genes that appear to affect the probability of a life of crime.

Full story: Scientists find genetic link to 'life of crime'

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