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Chinese company, WuXi NextCode, has agreed to integrate its genomic data analysis platforms with Google Cloud and genomics research tools. GenomeWeb, March 7

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

New breakthrough with gene therapy and Angelman syndrome.

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

Closing in on a cure for cancer: how is this relevant to research into autism?

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

Cracking the Code of Life!

Last Friday, the AP bio class watched a PBS documentary called Cracking the Code of Life. 

Cracking the Code of Life was all about the complex details of the… 347 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