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DNA analysis gives clues to how the ancient hominin’s population split and how they interacted with modern humans.

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Recipients of Experimental Herpes Vaccine File Lawsuit

By Catherine Offord | March 15, 2018

The suit claims that Rational Vaccines, the company of recently deceased researcher William Halford, violated US and international laws when it carried out the procedure.


Researchers did not observe the same link between a bacterium and human colon cancer that prior investigators had reported.

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In an unusual evolutionary twist, local stick spiders have come up with an almost identical repertoire of color morphs in multiple locations.


The agency gave personal genomics company 23andMe the green light to screen samples for breast cancer–related genetic mutations.


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EPA’s Scott Pruitt Doesn’t Buy Evolution

By Kerry Grens | March 5, 2018

In audio files from 2005, the future Administrator of the EPA said there’s a lack of “sufficient scientific facts” to back the theory.


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Diabetes Is Five Diseases, Not Two

By Jim Daley | March 5, 2018

The new classification system could help improve personalized medicine approaches to the disease.

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A molecule produced by a strain of Staphylococcus epidermis interferes with DNA synthesis.


Two large-scale studies reveal new insights into the genomic characteristics of childhood cancers.


The animal pictures and hand stencils were made in caves in Spain thousands of years before Homo sapiens arrived in Europe.


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