Google is already uploading 10, 000 autism genomes onto Google Cloud from one Chinese company, BGI, for Autism Speaks. Now another major Chinese company, 90 more words
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The pace of breakthroughs with genetic disorders is fast gathering momentum. Once again, it is imperative that Australia prepares for them, or our disabled will once again be left behind. 42 more words
Cancer, like autism, is a multi-gene disorder. It is the largest killer of humans world-wide, and for this reason was chosen to be the first area of research into precision medicine. 68 more words
Meet the Black woman whose cells made ground breaking and cutting edge scientific landmark research possible
Henrietta Lacks is best known as the source of cells that form the HeLa line, used extensively in medical research since the 1950s.
Henrietta Lacks was born on August 1, 1920, in Roanoke, Virginia. 877 more words