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Gene mutation in dogs could offer clues about neural tube defects in humans

Kathleen Lees | 
A new study shows that gene mutations in dogs could offer some clues regarding neural tube defects in humans. According ...

Black women more prone to breast cancer gene

Kathleen Lees | 
The following is an excerpt. A new study shows that about 20 percent of black women with breast cancer carry ...

Cacao genome sequenced

Mark Hoffman | 
The following is an excerpt. The genome of the most commonly cultivated cacao plant in the world is now sequenced ...
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