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Growth factor deficiency identified in TNF-induced inflammatory bowel disease

A Cornell research team has identified a new target for treatment in inflammatory bowel disease.

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New drug delivery system shown to effectively deliver therapeutic levels of gene-editing proteins

A Harvard research team has developed a new generation of virus-like particles, capable of delivering gene-editing proteins with high-specificity.

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Adolescent obesity associated with abnormal heart development

A King’s College research team found abnormal cardiac development associated with childhood obesity. These abnormalities included a tilted left ventricle, an asymmetry commonly associated with aortic stenosis patients. Rising obesity

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Epstein-Barr virus suggested as leading cause of multiple sclerosis

After a longitudinal analysis found that those who had been previously infected with the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) had a 32-fold increased risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS), researchers are now

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CRISPR human gene editing clinical trial results shows the world that gene editing has arrived

The therapy itself, according to Lebwohl, may be a decent choice for those with amyloidosis, but the results are considerably more important. This is the first time gene editing has