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‘First ever’ human CRISPR trial targets rare beta thalassemia blood disorder

Daily Mail (UK) | 
CRISPR, the groundbreaking and controversial gene-editing technique, has been used in a patient with a debilitating blood disease, scientists revealed ...
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Each of us has a genetically-programmed aging clock

Daily Mail (UK) | 
Five per cent of us are genetically programmed to age faster and die younger than everyone else, a groundbreaking new ...

Genes help Latinos age slower than other ethnic groups

Daily Mail (UK) | 
Latinos age slower than any other ethnicity, a study has found. Scientists refer to the phenomenon as the 'Hispanic paradox', ...
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