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Immunotherapy offers hope for once nearly-untreatable cancers

Immunotherapy offers hope for once nearly-untreatable cancers

US News & World Report | 
Though scientists have explored immunotherapy for more than 100 years, only recently has it been taken seriously, said James Allison, chair ...
deep brain

Ethical questions surround deep brain stimulation therapy for Parkinson’s and other neurological diseases

LeapsMag | 
[D]eep brain stimulation [is] a type of therapy in which one or more electrodes are inserted into your brain and ...
depression

Searching for depression’s elusive genetic links

US News & World Report | 
As science continues to decode the human genome, our knowledge of the genetic components of disease is advancing at exponential ...
o TWINS

Do strangers who look alike act alike?

New York Times | 
When twins have similar personalities, is it mainly because they share so much genetic material or because their physical resemblance ...
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