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CRISPR–Cas becoming more human - Nature.com


Nature.com
In the past few years, the CRISPR–Cas technology has been developed to precisely edit genomic DNA; so far, these approaches have been used mainly in cultured cells or in animal embryo models, but only a few studies have reported their use in human ...

Biology or bias? Can't Google it - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette


Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Let's start with the biology. Studies on how babies or very young children interact with the world tend to find differences on average between what girls and boys pay attention to or care about. They focus on babies because of the deep interaction ...

Vitamin D primes neonatal immune system - Nature.com


Nature.com
Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy has been linked to the development of childhood asthma, but most studies in this area have been observational. To directly examine how vitamin D status in pregnancy affects the neonatal immune system, Hornsby et al.

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