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Washington, Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Genetically engineered bacteria can treat cancer

Genetically modified Salmonella — bacteria that causes severe food poisoning — can be used to kill cancer cells, a new study has claimed. “There has long been interest in using genetically... »
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New York, Friday, April 10, 2015

How gut bacteria produce key brain chemical

Production of a key chemical, deficiency of which is linked to various diseases and disorders such as depression and anxiety, depends largely on a group of approximately 20 bacteria in the gut, sa... »
Beijing, Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Gene mutation that causes autism identified

Scientists in Argentina have discovered a gene mutation that causes autism. A three-member team of researchers sequenced and decoded for the first time the complete genome of three patients... »
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