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We Sequenced the Human Genome15 Years Ago. Now We Can 3D Map It
We Sequenced the Human Genome 15 Years Ago. Now We Can 3D Map It
aweGene | 05 February
THE NEXT STEP. In 2003, researchers sequenced the human genome for the first time, writing out all 3 billion of the DNA base pairs that dictate every
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A Stanford Researcher Says We Shouldn’t Start Working Full Time Until Age 40
A Stanford Researcher Says We Shouldn’t Start Working Full Time Until Age 40
aweGene | 03 February
For people smack in the mad mid-life rush of managing full-time careers, dependent children, and aging parents, nothing feels so short in supply as time.But
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Science Shows Yoga May Protect Your Brain in Old Age
Science Shows Yoga May Protect Your Brain in Old Age
aweGene | 03 February
Scientists in Brazil have imaged elderly female yoga practitioners’ brains and found they have greater cortical thickness in the left prefrontal cortex, in
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Human Intelligence is the Most Precious Resource on Earth
Human Intelligence is the Most Precious Resource on Earth
aweGene | 03 February
Recently, I have had numerous conversations with people about neural interfaces. They have a number of different names, such as brain-computer interfaces,
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New DNA Synthesis Method Could Soon Build a Genome in a Day
New DNA Synthesis Method Could Soon Build a Genome in a Day
aweGene | 01 February
Synthetic biologists are the computer programmers of biology. Their code? DNA.The whole enterprise sounds fantastical: you insert new snippets of DNA code - in
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Pioneering Stem Cell Trial Seeks to Cure Babies Before Birth
Pioneering Stem Cell Trial Seeks to Cure Babies Before Birth
aweGene | 01 February
Even before she was born, Elianna Constantino had already cheated death.Elianna has a rare inherited blood disorder called alpha thalassemia major, which
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5 Facts About Global Mental Health
5 Facts About Global Mental Health
aweGene | 01 February
It's estimated that over one billion people globally have a mental, neurodevelopment or substance use disorder.Despite being critical to overall
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Have We Reached the Limit of Human Longevity? New Study Says No
Have We Reached the Limit of Human Longevity? New Study Says No
aweGene | 30 January
In 1997, when Jeannne Loise Calment died at the age of 122, she was the longest-living human on record.But she won’t always be.According to a
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Thanos and Overpopulation
Thanos and Overpopulation
aweGene | 30 January
After shattering box office records, Avengers: Infinity War is the biggest film in Hollywood. The movie pits a team of superheroes against a god
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Three Huge Ways Tech Is Overhauling Healthcare
Three Huge Ways Tech Is Overhauling Healthcare
aweGene | 30 January
We are on the brink of a revolution in healthcare. AI is making the drug discovery process >100X faster and cheaper, and 90 percent more likely to
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Future of Artificial Intelligence & Longevity
Future of Artificial Intelligence & Longevity
aweGene | 28 January
What if we could generate novel molecules to target any disease, overnight, ready for clinical trials?Imagine leveraging machine learning to accomplish with 50
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We Getting Less Intelligent
We Getting Less Intelligent
aweGene | 28 January
It’s official, we are getting dumber.IQ levels are falling, and have been for decades, according to a new study.The paper, co-authored by Bernt Bratsberg
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