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Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a mental health problem characterized by a dramatic shift between extreme mania and deep depression. People with bipolar disorder feel high and become more active and energetic during a manic episode. During a depressive episode, they feel down, hopeless, and tired. Causes …

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It is already known that aspirin helps prevent not only cardiovascular disease, but also cancers such as colorectal cancer and increase the survival rate of cancer patients. However, mechanisms have remained unclear. Recent study has identified previous unknown mechanism that aspirin could prevent incidence of cancer by effecting blood cells …

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It is a scary story that human manipulates the genes in our bodies. However, upcoming 2017, it seems that it is the time to expand our views and ideas about genetic manipulation. Last year, the girl named Layla was a child who suffered from leukemia. But after injecting a healthy …

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Scientists say that “Three parent” baby has been born using a controversial technique that takes DNA from three parents – the mother, the father and an egg donor. According to New Scientist report, the mother who carries rare genetic mutation called Leigh syndrome, a lethal nervous system disease …

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The evolution of genomic analysis technologies has offered a new paradigm for the business models that utilize them. At the core of such advancement is the development of NGS, or next-generation sequencing. With these technologies, it has become possible to reduce the cost of sequencing down to $1000 per …

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