Genetic variants underlying differences in facial morphology in East Asian and European populations [“we identified 244 variants in 166 loci”]

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As somebody who is always a bit worried by doing racially oriented work because of the obvious potential negative uses, what is the potential application of this knowledge for the greater good of humanity? Why are we finding work into superficial racial differences instead of medical applications that can cure disease and alleviate suffering?


Why does this make me think of phrenology? Of what use is this?