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Who should get prenatal genetic counseling?

Courtney Humphries | 
The following is an excerpt. Q. Who should get prenatal genetic counseling? A. There are many reasons that women and couples receive ...

George Church does not want you to have a Neanderthal baby

Carolyn Johnson | 
The following is an excerpt. Harvard Medical School genetics professor George Church found himself at the middle of a viral ...

New evidence for stem cells that spur cancer’s growth

Carolyn Johnson | 
For a decade, it’s been one of the most hotly debated questions in cancer: do tumors return despite powerful treatments ...

Olympic medicine: Are elite athletes really healthier than the rest of us?

Deborah Kotz | 
As Los Angeles Times science writer Jon Bardin wrote in a recent article, “There are numerous genetic factors known to ...
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