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Evolutionary gene loss may help explain why only humans are prone to heart attacks

Evolutionary gene loss may help explain why only humans are prone to heart attacks

Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine say the loss of a single gene two to three million years ago in our ancestors may have resulted in a heightened risk of cardiovascular disease in all humans as a …Continue reading

Pakistani Students Bag Silver Medal at International Biology Competition

A team of undergraduate students from Pakistan have won a silver medal at the International Genetically Engineered Machines Competition (iGEM) which took place in Boston between November 9 and November 13. The team, known as iGEM Peshawar 2017, was also nominated for …Continue reading

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