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How do Genes Play a Role in Rare Diseases?

There are more than 68,000 rare diseases that have been discovered, affecting between 25 and 30 million Americans. What classifies a diagnosis as a rare disease? A rare disease is a condition that impacts fewer than 200,000 people. It might … Keep Reading


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Is Apoptosis the Cure to Cancer?

Throughout time, cancer has been proven to be the most puzzling disease for scientists and physicians to figure out. Again and again, cancer has been found to be almost unstoppable as it spreads rapidly throughout the body. However, apoptosis, otherwise … Keep Reading


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