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From an international collaborative study, researchers from Harvard Medical School and Macrogen, a Korean biotech company, have discovered that the body’s immune system initially detects the presence of anthrax spores by recognizing RNA molecules that coat the spores’ surface. But this prompts an unfavorable immune response that hinders the …

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Junk DNA refers to non-coding region in our DNA. Since it was revealed by the Human Genome Project in 2000 that only 2% of the genes produce protein. 98% of DNA has not related in production of protein. Consequently, people defined this region of DNA called junk DNA. However …

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