US Patent No. 9,322,025

Methods and DNA constructs for high yield production of polypeptides
Apr 28, 2016

Medtronic has been awarded US Patent No. 9,322,025, "Methods and DNA constructs for high yield production of polypeptides."

This year's Breakthrough Prize winners include a pair that developed a therapy for spinal muscular atrophy.

The New York Times reports on how white supremacists misconstrue genetic research, concerning many geneticists.

Researchers find that people's genetics influence their success at university, but that it is not the only factor.

In Nature this week: approach to identify genetic variants that affect trait variability, application of read clouds to microbiome samples, and more.

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