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Can knowledge of epigenetics help us improve our health?

In September 2014, one of us (MJK) spoke on the topic of epigenetics at the Annual Meeting of the Association for State and Territorial ...

CDC Report: Genomics ready to help prevent disease

[B]oth zip and genetic codes are important for our health. Genetic factors are known to play a role in nine ...

Public benefits of whole genome sequencing

Rapid advances in genomic sequencing technologies are making the possibility of reliable and affordable whole genome sequencing (WGS) a reality ...
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