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Lawmakers from the US House of Representatives science panel took a mocking approach to their meeting with the presidential science advisor.
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Researchers use the CRISPR-Cas9 system to correct a disease mutation in a mouse model.
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In Cell, Eric Topol argues that individualized medicine can help people throughout their lives.
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A study presented at the Society of Gynecologic Oncology annual meeting links BRCA mutations to uterine cancer.
Researchers engineer biofilms to have new properties.