Nutrigenomics (Link between nutrients & genes)

This article on explains about Nutrigenomics:

“Nutrigenomics is the study of the link between nutrients and genes.The food we eat is made up of nutrients. Carbohydrates, protein, fat, vitamins, and minerals are all nutrients. The body’s basic building blocks are genes. Everyone has a different set of genes. A person’s genes determine in part a person’s risk for certain diseases.

The goal of nutrigenomics is to know how specific nutrients affect genes and how this affects a person’s risk for disease…”

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