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Can AI save us from COVID-19? ‘If the virus had hit 20 years ago, the world might have been doomed’

Can AI save us from COVID-19? ‘If the virus had hit 20 years ago, the world might have been doomed’

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Millions of gigabytes of data — the equivalent of a modest library — are being generated by the pandemic each ...
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97,000 school-age children tested positive for COVID-19 in late July — most had no or mild symptoms

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Pictures of packed school hallways in Georgia and news of positive tests on the first day of classes in Indiana ...
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The novel coronavirus is a random murderer

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Six months into a pandemic that has killed more than 400,000 people globally, scientists are still trying to understand the ...
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Trump administration drops transgender health protections

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The Trump administration on Friday [June 12] reversed non-discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a policy shift that ...
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COVID-19 evolving to be less deadly? Experts challenge Italian doctor’s claims

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Has the novel coronavirus in Italy changed in some significant way? That was the suggestion of a top doctor in ...
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Largest ever study on genetics and autism aims to advance personalized approach to treatment

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Scientists funded by the ...
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Is vegetarian diet really healthier? Depends on your genes

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Why is it that ...
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Breastfeeding reduces cancer, diabetes risk

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Thanks to a deluge of ...

‘Healthy’ study volunteers found to harbor surprising genetic mutations

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A few years ago, a team at the National Institutes of Health set out to study healthy people's DNA. They ...
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