Epigenetics shows the variable program for the adaptation of genes to the environment and is also inheritable. It has an influence on the genes through their switching on and off, which is caused by the respective aims.
Genetics describes the duplication of genes from the chromosomes and their task of transferring the genetic material as unchanged as possible to the offspring. These lie with their respective sections in the DNA of the chromosomes and determine the blueprint of humans.
So, you cannot say that the genes are unalterably controlling humans, because you have to factor in the epigenetics that can produce variable patterns. One is not helpless at the mercy of the genes. This is ensured by epigenetics, which is also inherited, and is based on various goals and their midpoints.
Almost all chromatin patterns (consisting of DNA and histones) are changeable. The histones can change, that is to say turn on or off, by docking with chemical groups of individual genes. Epigenetics can be used to determine when and to what extent which genes are switched on and off.
For a long time, research has assumed that genetic material and its functions cannot be inherited by environmental factors.
This view is on its way to relativizing itself.
It is pointed out time and again that Darwin's theory of the development of life is not sufficient for explaining the complexity of living things because much more time would have been needed.
Epigenetics could close this gap: aims arise or adapt.
If this change is vital and sustainable then it will be inherited. The living things would adapt so many times faster than is the case with the Darwinian theory.
Since everything is governed by goals, one could thus explain the relative speed of evolution: it is not just Darwin's natural selection or DNA mutation, but also how successfully goals are achieved in life. This creates epidemic structures that can be inherited in the above sense.
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