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Gene editing used to create kill switch for GMOs

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Genetically modified organisms hold a lot of promise for creating hardier crops and faster growing fish, but even supporters are ...

Tracking genes that up suicide risk with antidepressant use

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For years, it's been a controversial side effect of antidepressants: for all the patients helped by the drugs, there was ...
epigenetics

Why are some children less prone to obesity? Epigenetics may offer clues

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Recent studies on epigenetic inheritance are changing the way scientists view our biology, particularly for inherited factors like obesity or ...
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