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A Massachusetts General Hospital-led team has developed a machine learning model that can predict whether mutations affecting ion channels will cause disease. Variations in genes encoding proteins involved in voltage-gated sodium and calcium channels are associated with a variety of mostly neurological and nondevelopmental diseases ranging from autism to heart conditions, but experimental studies of these variants are laborious.

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