Abstract

A study of 60 pairs of twins, 30 monozygous and 30 dizygous, finding a strong genetic component overlaid by functional adaptation most prominent in the dental area.

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Author notes

Dr. Lobb is Associate Professor of Dentistry in the Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Dentistry, at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. He is a dental graduate (D.D.S.) of the University of Alberta, and holds an M.S. degree in Orthodontics from the University of Michigan