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  1. CU system resets health care with $63M personalized medicine divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    ... received a death sentence for her advanced lung cancer five years ago, but it was commuted by a revolution in human genetics, drug therapies and clinical approaches unfolding at the University of Colorado Hospital. The accelerating speed of DNA ...

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  2. Spring lawn careRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    For many homeowners, the lawn can add a certain aesthetic appeal. In East Texas common warm season turf grass varieties include Bermuda grass, centipede, St. Augustine, and zoysia grass.

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  3. Rett syndrome scientist honouredRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

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  4. Microbial genetics: Bacterial sensors report on the gutRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

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  5. Genome-Wide Diet-Gene Interaction Analyses for Risk of Colorectal CancerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Dietary factors, including meat, fruits, vegetables and fiber, are associated with colorectal cancer; however, there is limited information as to whether these dietary factors interact with genetic variants to modify risk of colorectal cancer.

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  6. Woman With Engineered Vagina Says She Has 'Normal Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

    A woman who took part in a ground-breaking study in which scientists were able to use her cells to engineer lab-grown vaginas is speaking about the procedure that changed her life.

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  7. It's Time to Move from Engagement to Embedment in DigitalRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | MediaPost

    In health technology and marketing circles, engagement has been the name of the game.

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  8. Research team looks to make hardier peanutsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    That premise of the Peanut Genome Initiative has determined good news for the future of those legumes, its researchers said.

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  9. Geneticist Cynthia Kenyon is heading to GoogleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Cynthia Kenyon, discussing her work with genetics and aging at UCSF in 2005, will join Calico, Google's biotech company.

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  10. Washing lungs helps patient breathe betterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    Imagine not being able to breathe without struggling: every breath you take is work; every breath you take could be your last.

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  11. Diet and DNA: The mysterious link between genes and eating habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... have stumbled upon that magic solution just yet, it has certainly made some groundbreaking strides in the study of genetics and how they can influence our eating habits. It appears that the answers to questions like: "Why am I exercising, but not ...

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  12. Palliative care: Care that comfortsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Palliative care is not just for the old or cancer patients, but also for those with life-limiting illnesses to improve their quality of life.

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  13. Current strategies in the diagnosis of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the central nervous system.Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Lymphomas can arise within the central nervous system as primary CNS lymphoma typically involving the brain and less often the leptomeninges, eyes, and spinal cord.

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  14. Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash pointRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | O-R Online

    In this April 16 photo, a tassel of corn grows in a field on Pioneer Hi-Bred International land in Waialua, Hawaii.

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  15. Progressive Neurodegenerative Disorder Linked to R-Loop Formation, UC...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... R-loop Formation across the Human FMR1 CGG-repeat Region," is published today in the online journal PLoS Genetics. An R-loop is formed when the messenger RNA being made at the gene reinserts itself into the DNA helix, displacing one strand of DNA, ...

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  16. A mysteriously sick child, a tale of modern medicine and a new diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Observer

    But the team of Duke researchers – whose methods involved painstaking, one-by-one examination of perhaps thousands of mutations in the genes of the individual patients – needed something more in the unique case of tiny Bertrand Might: a father who is unusually skilled with social media.

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  17. The Mythical Monolith Of Big AlcoholRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Brookston Beer Bulletin

    ... to moderate alcohol consumption, and that constitutes clear causation, ignoring all other factors, such as genetics, environment, and lifestyle. The study itself claims that there's "no safe threshold for alcohol and cancer risk" despite it ...

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  18. New clinical trials underway for advanced lung cancer patientsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Free Republic

    HARI SREENIVASAN: Another medical story that caught our attention this week. Word of what's described as a pioneering clinical trial for patients with advanced lung cancer.

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  19. Integrating DNA nanotechnology and RNA to transport nanoparticles along nanotubesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Nanodot

    Another recent nanotechnology research advance in line with the theme of next month's " Foresight Technical Conference: Integration ", integrating nanodevices and nanomaterials into more complex systems, is the combination of a DNA walker motor, RNA fuel, a carbon nanotube track, and a nanoparticle cargo, all mimicking the biological molecular ... (more)

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  20. "RoboClam" hits new depths as robotic diggerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    The researchers have recreated the opening and closing valve mechanism of the razor clam by creating a control platform in the robot which consists of two pneumatic pistons that move a 9 cm-long effector mimicking the razor clam's valves.

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