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Therapeutic Option For Women With Mutant Mitochondrial DNA
2012-12-20 07:08:59

Researchers from the Columbia University Medical Center and the New York Stem Cell Foundation have been able to create a new technique that limits inherited disorders in children.

Gene Therapy Method Could Prevent Certain Inherited Diseases
2012-10-25 05:29:18

Researchers from Oregon Health and Science University recently revealed a new gene therapy method that can successfully prevent particular inherited diseases.

2012-10-09 22:11:54

Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, McGill University working with a team at Oxford University have uncovered the genetic defect underlying a group of rare genetic disorders.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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