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Which depression treatment is right for you? AI could provide answers

Freethink | 
Currently, depression is diagnosed by a survey — commonly, the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS) — which quantifies the severity ...
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Base Editing: New CRISPR technique could improve ability to safely edit human embryos

Futurism | 
A new CRISPR technique could prevent humans from passing on a potentially life-threatening disorder, according to Chinese researchers. An estimated ...
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Major human CRISPR trial derailed by FDA—at least for now

Futurism | 
You’ve heard it before: CRISPR has the potential to change our lives for the better. But first, we have to give it ...
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Gene editing and a new age of athletic cheating

Futurism | 
Think cheaters never prosper? Lance Armstrong won the Tour de France seven times. Manny Ramirez won two World Series championships ...
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