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Content about whole-genome sequencing

August 19, 2015

The world population is expected to reach 9 billion by 2044. Thanks to an international team of genetic researchers, clothing our burgeoning global family has just gotten a little easier.

June 25, 2014

Although most individuals are exposed to cancer-causing types of HPV — that could potentially lead to cancer of the head and neck, uterine cervix, or the anogenital region — the majority never develop cancer.  Researchers are trying to understand the DNA sequence changes caused by HPV in cancers in hopes of uncovering novel genetic targets for new treatments.