The 44-year-old patient has Hunter syndrome, which doctors hope to treat using zinc finger nucleases.
The 10-micrometer-long flagellate cell might have a big story to tell about the evolution of eukaryotes.
The National Institutes of Health linkurl:launched;http://www.nih.gov/news/pr/dec2007/od-19.htm a project today (Dec. 19) aimed at linkurl:sequencing;https://www.the-scientist.com/article/display/53647/ the myriad linkurl:microbes;https://www.the-scientist.com/article/display/53643/ that inhabit the human body. NIH has already awarded several millions of dollars in grant money to researchers engaging in the Human Microbiome Project, and linkurl:more grant money;http://nihroadmap.nih.gov/hmp/grants
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