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For a long time, researchers were looking for a DNA that differentiates humans from mammals. In a recent study conducted at the University of Otago, scientists found about the gene that sets primates- great ape and humans, apart from other mammals. The research was carried out as a part of …

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Are you wondering why some people have increased the risk of diabetes and obesity? Despite eating more and intaking more calories, some people have a reduced threat of developing heart diseases, diabetes, and being overweight. Many experts believe that this difference exists because of the genetic mutations. In this article …

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SEOUL, South Korea–The precision medicine and biotechnology company, Macrogen (CEO Kap-Seok Yang, www.macrogen.com) (KOSDAQ: 038290), announced on December 20 that its NGS clinical laboratories in Seoul headquarters and Bundang Precision Medicine Center had officially received CLIA (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments) accreditation, as the first in …

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Do you know having same-sex partner might be in your DNA? A study involving 490,000 men and women in the UK, Sweden, and the US was conducted. This study stated that there are 4 genetic variations, which can be found in people who had same-sexual partners. Out …

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Erectile Dysfunction or ED is common in men of middle or older ages. It is the condition when men are unable to keep or get an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse. It is also called impotence. Stress can lead to ED at times but frequent ED is a health …

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