Tagged: University College London

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Tweaking Your Neurons

"Four shots in my Americano, please. I’ve got a presentation due tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. and I haven’t started it yet. I’ll probably be up all night.”

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Masters of Synthetic Life

A fleeting image of a slide at Craig Venter’s 2008 TED presentation on synthetic life captures synthetic genomics in a nutshell.

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Found: A gene that may play a role in type 1 diabetes

Scientists at Stanford University have identified a gene that may play a role in the development of type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the body’s insulin-producing cells.

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The Singularity (Summit) Is Near!

The Singularity. If you’re an h+ reader, you’ve been sufficiently introduced to the concept (and if not, see Resources at the end of this interview).