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Scientists study Russian city siege for survival clues

Russian researchers in St Petersburg believe their findings could help fight metabolic disorders in future generations.

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    A gene has been discovered which could mean some people are better able to withstand starvation than others.

    Scientists in Russia say researching this gene, which we all carry, could help fight metabolic disorders in future generations.

    Al Jazeera's Emma Hayward reports from St Petersburg.


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