Losing Its Luster

Derek Lowe doesn't think RNAi will ever be useful in drug therapies, mainly because "nucleic acid-based therapies are just nightmarish to administer," he says. And he's not the only one. In a post at In the Pipeline, Lowe links to a recent CNBC story that details Leerink Swann's coverage of Alnylam.

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A new study in JAMA finds that genetic tests might not be able to determine what diet is right for someone seeking to lose weight.

A genome-wide association study that linked common genetic variants to salivary gland carcinoma risk has been retracted, according to Retraction Watch.

Vampire bats' ability to live off blood is etched in their genomes and gut microbiomes, the Scientist reports.

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