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Using CRISPR to Do More Than Cut

November 10, 2017 - 2:30pm
Using the CRISPR–Cas9 system, scientists can do much more than gene editing—they can boost gene transcription or use fluorescent proteins to paint and track a chromosome. In...

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Experimental Drug that Mutes Defective Genes Raises New Hopes

October 5, 2017 - 11:30am
RNA interference systems would target genetic sources and shut down protein production

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To Advance Medicine's Future, NIH Tries to Win the Trust of Mistreated Communities

September 22, 2017 - 11:00am
The agency hopes to enroll 1 million people in its precision medicine effort

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This Is Why Science Loves Twins

September 20, 2017 - 7:30am
They help with tough issues like facial recognition technology and nature vs nurture

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