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This 11-year-old girl inherited her genes almost entirely from one parent, her father

BuzzFeed | 
An 11-year-old girl from the Czech Republic was born with genes that came almost entirely from her father, instead of ...
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Factor GMO: The curious disappearance of the ‘world’s largest international study on GMO safety’

BuzzFeed | 
In late 2014, an obscure Russian group called a press conference in London to announce the launch of the “world’s largest ...

Asymptomatic Zika infections complicate efforts to stop spread

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Zika infection in a ...
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5,300-year-old Iceman may have suffered from bacterial ulcers

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Wracked by arthritis, bitten ...
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US ceasing use of chimpanzees in medical research

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The National Institutes of ...
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Is it more than water? FDA scrutinizing homeopathic “medicine”

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The FDA is taking ...
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Man’s unborn twin became genetic father of his child: Here’s how

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  How can a man ...

Will genetically modifying embryos create real life dystopia?

BuzzFeed | 
Citing safety fears for babies, genetics researchers called for a halt to experiments that would alter the DNA of human ...
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Surprise: Ancient europeans had dark skin and blue eyes

National Geographic | 
Ancient Europeans may have been dark-skinned and blue-eyed (a combination rarely found in modern times) according to DNA from a ...
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Bioethical questions arise from advances in neuroscience

National Geographic | 
A new article looks at the five biggest potential moral and ethical dilemmas that might arise from recent advances in ...

Tiger genome shows big cats evolved to kill

National Geographic | 
The first sequenced tiger genome shows that big cats evolved to kill. Genes for strong muscle fibers and for meat-eating appear narrowly shared, ...

Researchers find gene for underarm odor

USA Today | 
The following is an excerpt. Ah, the sweet smell of science: An English study published Monday confirms a link between ...

Three-parent fertility method could remove gene defects

USA Today | 
Biologists in Oregon report they've produced early-stage human embryos with genes from three parents, a new method that some day ...
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