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How ‘alien genetics’ would change our understanding of life, biology and evolution

Genetic Literacy Project | 
While we await our first contact with alien life, scientists investigate possible scenarios for extraterrestrial biology ...
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Cure for AIDS/HIV? Temper expectations.

Genetic Literacy Project | 
As we seek an outright cure for HIV/AIDS, our hope should be grounded in reality ...

Viewpoint: Why we need to know more about transgenderism and genetics

Genetic Literacy Project | 
“Transgender” is a term that Just a few years ago was nonexistent in the news. These day, hardly a week ...
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More mystery about Neanderthal and modern humans: How reliable is ancient DNA analysis?

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Modern humans share swaths of DNA with long-extinct Neanderthals. But what does this mean? New and complicated dating techniques and ...
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