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Chinese scientists give monkeys human brain genes in ‘morally risky’ experiment

Their brains may not be bigger than normal, but monkeys created with human brain genes are exhibiting cognitive changes that suggest they might be smarter — and the experiments have ethicists shuddering. In the wake of the genetically modified human babies scandal, Chinese scientists are drawing fresh condemnation from philosophers and ethicists, this time over… Read More »

New research shows acne could be caused by your genes and the shape of your hair follicles – INSIDER

Nearly everyone will have acne at some point in their lives. It affects 80% of people aged 11-30. Some people suffer with severe acne, and treatments can be unpredictable. A new study offers hope for new treatments. It suggests some cases of acne could be caused by genes, and the shape of your hair follicles.… Read More »