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Animals’ eyes pose big questions for evolution

National Geographic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. “If you ask people ...

CRISPR’s promise may expand beyond genome editing

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Three years ago, Stanley ...

Reproducibility problems in genetics research may be jeopardizing lives

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In a study, Stephen Kingsmore ...

Are you acquainted with the critters on your face?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. There are two species ...
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Cheating prairie voles provide genetic clues to human adultery

National Geographic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Prairie voles are meant ...
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Controversy whether tardigrade product of massive horizontal gene transfer

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A team from the ...

What is actually possible with gene editing technologies?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. “The unthinkable has become ...

Can CRISPR be made even more precise?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. CRISPR, the youngest technique ...
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Which of our 25,000 genes matter most?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Humans have between 20,000 ...
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Add tardigrades to list of animals that swap genes with other species…naturally

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Scientists have known for ...

Personalized advice for healthy diet more effective than universal guidelines

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Take a slice of ...

Oxytocin not really ‘trust’ hormone after all

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Ten years ago, Nature ...

Microbes make strides in cancer treatment

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Few recent developments have ...

White House mulling microbiome research initiative?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Bacteria and other microbes ...
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Adorable reptile helps answer question: How did penises evolve?

National Geographic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Sometimes, in science, you ...
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International Agency of Research into Cancer (IARC) is ‘confusogenic to humans”

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The International Agency of Research ...

Indigenous peoples seek to become partners, not guinea pigs in genetics research

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The Akimel O’odham (Pima), ...

DNA ‘origami’ helps genes function how they’re supposed to

Atlanta | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The human genome is ...

Where did humans get their unique genes from?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The human genome contains ...

What to do when gene test for breast cancer risk comes back uncertain?

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  In 2013, U.S. actress ...

Nobel-winning drugs only part of solution for elephantiasis

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  In the 1970s, William ...

Simple gene test can fully prevent devastating skin-peeling condition

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  It starts with a ...

Each one of our brain neurons has unique genetic lineage

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  People talk about an ...

Populations in extreme environments show best of what genome has to offer

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  If I ate an ...

Genome sequencing has revolutionized treatment of rare disorders

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The last two years ...

Mini DNA sequencer helped track spread of Ebola

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  When Lauren Cowley arrived ...

Population genomics can help identify genes underlying rare diseases

Atlantic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Let’s say you have ...

Babies leave stem cell imprint in mom’s body long after birth

National Geographic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  A mother’s children will ...
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