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Are thin people just lucky to have ‘skinny’ genes?

BBC News | 
Scientists say they have discovered the secret behind why some people are skinny while others pile on the pounds easily ...

Could mitochondria DNA editing be a more sound alternative to three-person IVF?

BBC | 
Salk Institute scientists used specifically engineered molecular scissors to snip out mutations in embryos, leaving healthy DNA intact. They hope ...

Genes reveal biological processes underlying schizophrenia

BBC News | 
Scientists found more than 100 genes that make people more susceptible to schizophrenia- 83 of which have never been pinpointed ...
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