An international team led by investigators at Pfizer Oncology, BGI-Shenzhen, the University of Copenhagen, and Eli Lilly and Company used whole-genome sequencing to track down recurrent genetic glitches in the liver cancer hepatocellular carcinoma — particularly forms of the disease involving hepatitis B virus infection.

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Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.

Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.

Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.

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