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Can Genetically Engineered Bacteria Solve The Plastic Pollution Crisis?
Plastic is an innovation which has pervaded every aspect of modern life, but human dependence on plastic comes at a heavy price. Plastic remains in the environment for millenia, bre...
A Look into the Creation of a COVID-19 Vaccine
In December 2019, COVID-19, a new respiratory disease, broke out in Wuhan, China, resulting in a worldwide pandemic. A vaccine is needed, but what does vaccine creation entail? ...
A Deep Learning Approach to COVID-19 and Other Infectious Diseases
There are now nearly 3 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide, causing hundreds of thousands of deaths and economic pitfall. Recently, in a study that has yet to be peer-revi...
On Our Way to Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Genetic Architecture
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are a group of neurodevelopmental disorders characterized by cognitive phenotypes such as restricted interests, repetitive behaviors and language and...
The most common questions about DTC genetic testing…and answers!
Direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing like Ancestry.com, and 23andMe among others are undoubtedly gaining popularity and curiosity among the general population. The number of con...
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