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Gene Study Gives New Insight Into Puberty in Girls

Gene Study Helps Advance Diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis

Gene Study Offers Clues to Why Autism Strikes More Males

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Gene Therapy for Controlling HIV Shows Early Promise

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New DNA Discoveries Advance MS Research

New Gene 'Atlas' Maps Human DNA Activity

New Hemophilia Remedy Offers Potential for Fewer Injections

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Parkinson's Patients at Genetic Risk for Dementia Might Be Identified Sooner

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Scientists Make Gene Discovery in Lou Gehrig's Disease

Scientists Map DNA of Deadly Fungus

Scientists Rewrite Germ's Genetic Code

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Scientists Snipped HIV Out of Human DNA

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Scientists Spot Gene Behind Rare but Fatal Disease in Children

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Studies Suggest Better Approaches to Staying Clot-Free

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