An overwhelming majority of the data collected is from people of European ancestry. But researchers are trying to change that.
Tapping the sensory cortex is the route to rediscovering feeling.
This week’s most thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
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Scientists seek the holy grail for PTSD research: targets in the brain that could respond to drugs.
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Proposal would use gene-editing patents to force scientists to open their labs to scrutiny.
Spark Therapeutics is within striking distance of a landmark green light from the FDA for its treatment for certain forms of blindness.
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