Seven days in science - 24 Feb 2017

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Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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Seven days in science - 17 Feb 2017

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Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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A Treasure Trove of Genetic Variation

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Researchers have completed the most comprehensive analysis of the wheat genome to date, providing new hope for the improvement of this vital crop.

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Tachykinin Could Hold Key To Fat Burning

Tachykinin Could Hold Key To Fat Burning

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Study in C.elegans identifies tachykinin as the hormonal link between serotonin production in the brain and fat burn in the periphery.

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Efficient Single Nucleotide Editing with CRISPR
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IBS scientists succeeded in producing the first transgenic mice using a base editor made of cytidine deaminase fused to CRISPR-Cas9.

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Premenopausal Breast Cancer Linked to Rare Gene Variant
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Researchers have found a significant association between a rare genetic variant of the p53 gene present in African American women and their risk of developing breast cancer in premenopausal age

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A New Mechanism for Genetic Risk in Schizophrenia
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New research has identified sections of DNA associated with altered regulation of gene expression underlying schizophrenia.

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