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Stem cell treatment may replace hearing aids as cure for deafness within 10 years

Martyn Halle | 
Scientists believe they are on the brink of a cure for congenital deafness. Researchers have produced stem cells to correct ...
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Turning nightmares off: Genes related to sleep may answer why we dream

Gemma Mullin | 
Waking suddenly sweating and with your heart pounding after a vivid nightmare can be terrifying no matter how old you ...

Fathers can pass down breast cancer genes, too

Miriam Stoppard | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The sister of a ...
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CRISPR-engineered sheep given custom fur colors, paves way for custom colored pets

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Scientists have bred the ...

Two women bond over genetic illness

James McCarthy | 
They met and bonded over Facebook - two desperately sick women with extremely rare illnesses glad to find someone with ...
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