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Genetically altered human cells can vary their transparency like squid

43 seconds ago   |   New Scientist

Humans cells can be genetically engineered to produce a squid protein that changes how transparent they are, which could lead to see-through patches of tissue
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Expert reaction to PHE review of disparities in risks and outcomes in COVID-19

1 hour ago   |   Science Media Centre

Public Health England have released their report into disparities in risks and outcomes in COVID-19. Prof Alison Sinclair, Professor of Molecular Virology, University of...
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34 of the most dangerous things science has strongly linked to cancer

34 of the most dangerous things science has strongly linked to cancer

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

All cancers are a result of damage or genetic mutations in our DNA. But the many reasons individual cancer cases pop up in people are complex. Some are genetic and passed down...
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Leaked documents reveal China withheld crucial information about the coronavirus at the start of the outbreak

Leaked documents reveal China withheld crucial information about the coronavirus at the start of the outbreak

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

China delayed the release of information about the coronavirus, according to a new investigation. Its health officials did not share the coronavirus genome until over a week...
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China's slow reporting of coronavirus data frustrated WHO: report

6 hours ago   |   Politico

The World Health Organization has been frustrated with China over slow reporting of coronavirus data gathered in the country, according to an investigation conducted by the...
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Dr Hilary Jones warns ‘we are in big trouble' if we relax view of coronavirus

11 hours ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Dr Hilary Jones has warned Good Morning Britain audiences that...
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China ‘considering plans to genetically-modify soldiers to make army of Terminator-style troops'

20 hours ago   |   The Irish Sun


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Pharmacogenomics and Placebo Response in a Randomized Clinical Trial in Asthma

22 hours ago   |   Harvard

Rui-Sheng Wang, Damien C Croteau-Chonka, Edwin K Silverman, J Loscalzo, Scott T Weiss, and Kathryn T Hall. 2019. “ Pharmacogenomics and Placebo Response in a Randomized...
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Pathway analysis of a genome-wide gene by air pollution interaction study in asthmatic children

22 hours ago   |   Harvard

Despo Ierodiakonou, Brent A Coull, Antonella Zanobetti, Dirkje S Postma, Marike H Boezen, Judith M Vonk, Edward F McKone, Jonathan S Schildcrout, Gerard H Koppelman, Damien C...
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Prostate cancer: Genetic screening in GP surgeries could pick up undiagnosed cases, study shows

1 day ago   |   The Independent

Landmark pilot shows screening is 'safe, feasible and potentially effective', say researchers
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F1 2020 calendar updated - eight races and season dates confirmed

F1 2020 calendar updated - eight races and season dates confirmed

A brand new Formula 1 2020 calendar has been devised ahead of a return to action. Eight races have been confirmed, including a double-header at Silverstone, as the motorsport... Read more ...

The key questions on the impact of coronavirus in cricket

The key questions on the impact of coronavirus in cricket

England's three-Test series against the West Indies will go ahead next month subject to government clearance, the England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed. Cricket West... Read more ...

EastEnders 'to go off air in two weeks' as cast still can't return to filming

EastEnders 'to go off air in two weeks' as cast still can't return to filming

EastEnders cast and crew are still not sure when they will be returning to set as Emmerdale and Coronation Street resume filming Read more ...

Matt Hancock says ‘Black Lives Matter' as he thanks frontline workers

Matt Hancock says ‘Black Lives Matter' as he thanks frontline workers

The Health Secretary made his comments in the daily press conference Matt Hancock used the daily news conference to say ‘ Black Lives Matter ' as he insisted that the UK is is... Read more ...

The Queen's patronage shows support for the Black Lives Matter movement 

The Queen's patronage shows support for the Black Lives Matter movement 

One of the Queen's patronages shared a powerful post on Instagram in support of the... Read more ...

VIDEO: Fast food fans queue outside north and north-east McDonald's branches...

VIDEO: Fast food fans queue outside north and north-east McDonald's branches as they open for first time in months

Fast food fanatics caused long tailbacks at McDonald's branches as they opened for the first time in months. The major chain has resumed drive-thru services across Scotland... Read more ...

Megan Barton-Hanson downcast as she breaks cover after dumping married lover

Megan Barton-Hanson downcast as she breaks cover after dumping married lover

The former Love Island star was spotted with a pal shortly after she reportedly dumped her married lover Read more ...

Government's daily briefings axed at weekends due to ‘low viewing figures'

Government's daily briefings axed at weekends due to ‘low viewing figures'

A spokesman for Boris Johnson said ratings on the weekends tended to be ‘significantly lower' Downing Street televised daily coronavirus briefings will no longer be held on... Read more ...

From The Weeknd to Harry Styles, all the celebrities donating to Black Lives...

From The Weeknd to Harry Styles, all the celebrities donating to Black Lives Matter organisations

Celebrities are putting their money where their mouths are In the wake of the death of George Floyd, protests have broken out across the United States and worldwide, calling... Read more ...

Silverstone to host two grands prix when Formula 1 returns

Silverstone to host two grands prix when Formula 1 returns

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