Color blindness is generally inherited but can also be acquired. Different types of inherited defects are broken up into three categories: monochromacy, dichromacy and anomalous trichromacy. 1,375 more words
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For Wu Feng, bridging medicine and computing seems natural. The award-winning Virginia Tech computer science professor who once pursued dual M.D. and Ph.D. degrees (but settled for only the latter) envisions a not-so-far-off future in which a secure cloud contains your genetic profile.
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Do your bananas have seeds?
Is your orange juice sweet?
What color is your corn?
In the argument over whether genetically modified organisms are ethical or should have a place in our pantries, one simple fact seems overlooked: We are all eating GMO foods, all the time. 508 more words