Scientists identify gene that first slows, then accelerates, progression of ALS in mice

Scientists identify gene that first slows, then accelerates, progression of ALS in mice

Columbia scientists have provided new insights into how mutations in a gene called TBK1 cause amyotr...
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Virus test results in minutes? Scientists question accuracy

Virus test results in minutes? Scientists question accuracy

Some political leaders are hailing a potential bre...
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US scientists develop crucial blood test for coronavirus antibodies

US scientists develop crucial blood test for coronavirus antibodies

Testing to diagnose the new coronavirus is startin...
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Scientists slam Chinese CRISPR babies research after manuscript released

Scientists slam Chinese CRISPR babies research after manuscript released

The gene editing performed on Chinese twins last y...
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Scientists establish link between prenatal HIV exposure and decreased infant immunity

Scientists establish link between prenatal HIV exposure and decreased infant immunity

In the August 16 edition of Nature Scientific Repo...
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Spate of clinical trials has scientists hopeful about a vaccine to prevent HIV

Spate of clinical trials has scientists hopeful about a vaccine to prevent HIV

First there were the drugs that could knock back H...
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After 10-year search, scientists find second ‘short sleep’ gene

After 10-year search, scientists find second ‘short sleep’ gene

After a decade of searching, the UC San Francisco ...
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Scientists reveal how a faulty gene leads to kidney disease

Scientists reveal how a faulty gene leads to kidney disease

New insights into why a faulty gene involved in a ...
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Scientists remind immune cells whose side they should be on

Scientists remind immune cells whose side they should be on

International group of scientists in the joint stu...
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Scientists spy on superbugs to see how they outsmart our antibiotics

Scientists spy on superbugs to see how they outsmart our antibiotics

Scientists have discovered yet another way that si...
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