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23andMe just used your genetic data to create a drug for psoriasis

Courtney Linder | 
Of the genetic testing company's more than 10 million users, a vast majority have consented to have their DNA used in ...
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Deeper understanding of our ‘sense of touch’ could lead to better prostheses

Daisy Hernandez | 
Imagine you’re holding a pen by the tip-side in between your thumb and index finger. You close your eyes and ...
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Human-animal chimeric embryos in Japan: Growing human pancreas in a rat, suitable for transplant

David Grossman | 
The Japanese government is granting its support to a scientist working to create animal embryos that contain human cells, and ...
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How a single amoeba could ‘change the face of computing forever’

Avery Thompson | 
A group of researchers from Tokyo’s Keio University set out to use an amoeba to solve the Traveling Salesman Problem, a famous ...
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3 ways artificial intelligence is tackling cancer

Jacqueline Detwiler | 
Case Study 1: The Sharing Project … [Jinghui Zhang wondered] how much faster cancer research could move if data sets ...
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FitBit for cows: Biohacker invents implanted sensor that tracks livestock health in real time

Laura Yan | 
Though they look indistinguishable from the other cows on a dairy farm in Utah, three cyborg cows with implanted sensors ...
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Video: Biohacker documents his own DIY gene therapy

David Grossman | 
DIY gene therapy is far from the mainstream, but the numbers of people who are attempting to genetically engineer their ...
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Rewriting human history: Fossils discovered in Israel suggest earlier departure from Africa

John Wenz | 
A small bit of human jawbone found in Israel has been dated to between 177,000 and 194,000 years ago. Before ...
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Video: Combating aging in our lifetime

Sophie Weiner | 
[A] new video from Kurzgesagt presents several technologies close to completion that could make a big impact on how we ...
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Video: Genetically modified pollinating cyborg dragonfly drone takes flight

Sophie Weiner | 
[Editor's note: As has been previously reported, these dragonflies could be used for artificial pollination.] A new experiment bypasses the ...

3D printer fashions functional human muscle, cartilage, and bone

William Herkewitz | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A team of biomedical ...