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4-2-2019 dna

Video: Understanding the mystery of hidden or ‘dark DNA’

Julian Huguet | 
Scientists are beginning to understand mysterious parts of our DNA. Here’s what they’ve found so far. Read full, original post: “Dark ...

Targeting rare diseases with RNA treatments

Laura Mason, Daniel de Boer | 
There are approximately 7,000 known rare diseases, however, less than 6% of these have a treatment. It is estimated that between 25–35 ...

Proteogenomics: Forging a new path in precision medicine

Victoria Ware | 
Integrating its parent fields of proteomics and genomics with transcriptomics, proteogenomics is the latest in a series of ‘omics technologies ...

How to avert an ‘antibiotic apocalypse’

Ruairi J Mackenzie | 
The “Antibiotic Apocalypse” scenario, where drug-resistant bacteria end humanity, often seems to be somewhat inevitable, a process driven so strongly ...
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CRISPR editing of multiple plant genes results in almost no off target effects

A team that includes a Virginia Tech plant scientist recently used life sciences technology to edit 14 target sites encompassing ...