Following the successful development and application of siRNAs targeting three genes associated with the dopaminergic system of the ventral mesencephalon, a researcher from the National Institute on Drug Abuse is preparing to advance her work into live animals.

If successful, the effort, led by Cristina Backman, is expected to shed light on the genetics of Parkinson’s disease and other neurological disorders.

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A new analysis examines the gender gap among paper authors in the sciences and says it may take decades or more to close.

Researchers have uncovered signals of selection that may enable the Bajau people to free five hundreds of feet deep, Reuters reports.

In Science this week: paternally inherited cis-regulatory structural variants in autism, and more.

A new report outlines issues facing the implementation of personalized medicine in the UK, the Independent reports.

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