German scientists pinpoint a specific gene that may divide early risers from droopy-eyed nappers
Why are some people alert and chipper in the morning while others can barely drag themselves out of bed? New research suggests that genetics may play a role. Specifically, it’s a gene called ABCC9, which scientists have dubbed the “morning person” gene. Here’s what you should know:
How did scientists find this gene?
German scientists studied more than 4,000 people across Europe. The subjects filled out questionnaires on their ...Continue Reading →