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Twins are two offspring produced by the same pregnancy. Twins can be either monozygotic ("identical"), meaning that they develop from one zygote, which splits ...

Insights From Identical Twins - Learn Genetics - University of Utah

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Because identical twins develop from a single fertilized egg, they have the same genome. So any differences between twins are due to their environments, not ...

Twins - identical and fraternal - Better Health Channel

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To form identical twins, one fertilised egg (ovum) splits and develops two babies with exactly the same genetic information. This differs from fraternal twins, ...

My students want to know: if identical twins have the same DNA ...

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A curious class from California Please see http://genetics.thetech.org/ask-a- geneticist/identical-twin-paternity-test for an updated version of this answer. What a ...

First identical twins with different skin colour born in the UK - Daily Mail

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Feb 24, 2016 ... Libby Appleby, 37, from West Rainton, County Durham is mother to the first identical twins in the UK who have been born with different skin ...

Identical Twin Differences: Twins That Don't Look Alike - About Health

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Feb 28, 2016 ... Identical twins are thought to be exactly alike, but there are many differences. A new study explains how epigenetics is responsible for the ...

Identical twin | Define Identical twin at Dictionary.com

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Identical twin definition, one of a pair of twins who develop from a single fertilized ovum and therefore have the same genotype, are of the same sex, and usually ...

Twins - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

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They have the same piercing eyes. The same color hair. One may be shy, while the other loves meeting new people. Discovering why identical twins ...

8 Remarkable Sets of Identical Twins | Mental Floss

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Apr 5, 2016 ... Identical twins are formed when a fertilized egg in the womb splits in two, meaning that the twins have exactly the same genetic code. Being an ...

Meet Britain's first 'black and white' identical twins who are often ...

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Feb 24, 2016 ... Amelia and Jasmine Appleby, who have just celebrated their first birthday, are thought to be the first 'black and white' genetically identical twins ...

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How will I know if my twins are identical? - BabyCentre

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You probably want to know as early as possible if your twins are identical. We explain how and when you'll find out and the effect a shared placenta can have on ...

Fraternal Twins vs Identical Twins - Difference and Comparison ...

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What's the difference between Fraternal Twins and Identical Twins? Fraternal twins are “dizygotic,” meaning that they developed from two different eggs fertilized ...

What are Identical Twins? - About Health

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Apr 28, 2016 ... Get the facts about identical twins, the common term used to describe monozygotic twins, even thought identical twins aren't technically ...