February 19th, 2007

breaking bad

Is it in his eyes? Oh no they can deceive

I have no idea if the latest 'personality test' has any validity or not. Some researchers claim that development of the iris is affected by genes that influence neural development and hence personality.

Neurodevelopmental gene PAX6 ... is known to help control the development of the iris in an embryo... Previous research has also shown that a mutation of PAX6 is linked to impulsiveness and poor social skills.

Thus inspecting a person's iris may give you clues about their personality.
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