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Viewpoint: Autism research is leaving girls behind

Atlantic | 
Evidence that clinicians are missing girls with autism has been building for years. Because autistic girls tend to exhibit different traits than ...

Creating artificial life and what we want from it—including resistance ‘to all known pathogens’

For some scientists, [synthetic biology] will have created artificial life if it can arrange DNA into new combinations on a ...
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Gene sequencing delivers relief to patients searching endlessly for answers

Nature | 
Now more affordable than ever, [gene sequencing] is making headway in diagnosing rare diseases, giving patients answers to medical mysteries ...

OCD genes found in dogs

Discovery | 
Incessant tail chasing, repetitive shadow stalking, relentless paw chewing for hours and hours every day: Dogs can suffer from obsessive ...
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