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Audio: UVM Professor Featured in VPR Story on DNA

John Burke, professor of molecular genetics, talks to VPR about the trend of inexpensive home DNA tests. He discusses how these tests work, what their increasing accessibility may mean and his own experience using one: “it said I have the muscle type of a sprinter, and I feel very confident that I am not now and have never been a sprinter…” Listen…