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Why do humans suffer from more diseases than other animals?

Why do humans suffer from more diseases than other animals?

Interesting Engineering | 
[C]ompared to chimpanzees, what makes us special is apparently our outsized capacity for serious mental illnesses and weird facial shapes, ...
Why gene drives may be necessary to maintain healthy ecosystems

Why gene drives may be necessary to maintain healthy ecosystems

Interesting Engineering | 
Gene driving is the process of introducing altered genes into a population capable of inducing infertility in females — which ...
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11 things CRISPR gene editing has helped us achieve this year

Futurism | 
The CRISPR//Cas9 gene editing tool has quickly earned a reputation as a revolutionary technology, and its merits support the clout ...
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