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Syrian seed bank that holds genes to fight climate change relocating due to war

Nature | 
A major seed bank in Aleppo, Syria, holds genes that might help researchers breed crops to survive climate change. But ...

Fetal cells can increase mother’s risk for arthritis

New Scientist | 
Unborn babies can sow the seeds for rheumatoid arthritis in their mothers - and the dads might be to blame ...
Virus Final

Phylogenetic forensics advances but doesn’t give courts a smoking gun

Nature | 
Juries might soon be hearing about the genetic path of infections and diseases as evidence in court cases. The process ...
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