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23 and who? Your DNA test results and the law – Minnesota Public Radio News

23 and who? Your DNA test results and the law  Minnesota Public Radio News

At-home DNA tests promise a lot. There are kits that use your genetic code to find long lost relatives and detect possible diseases early. Some tests vow they’ll …

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The best DNA testing kits for 2019 – CNET

The best DNA testing kits for 2019  CNET

Home DNA testing has gone from a niche pursuit to a simple way to map out your family tree. A DNA testing kit can be used to research ancestry or familial origin …

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LSU AgCenter study looks at DNA regulation in cattle embryos – WAFB

LSU AgCenter study looks at DNA regulation in cattle embryos  WAFB

Two Louisiana State University scientists have a four-year, $500000 grant to figure out whether one natural form of DNA regulation affects cattle embryos’ ability …

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Public warned about healthcare scam involving Medicare DNA kits used for early diagnosis screenings – KLFY

Public warned about healthcare scam involving Medicare DNA kits used for early diagnosis screenings  KLFY

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) – The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is alerting the public about a government impostor scam in which people who participate …

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Mother Hopes Focus on Clearing DNA Testing Backlog Will Bring Son’s Killer to Justice – NBC Chicago

Mother Hopes Focus on Clearing DNA Testing Backlog Will Bring Son’s Killer to Justice  NBC Chicago

Amid estimates that there are thousands of cases awaiting DNA testing right now in the Illinois State Crime Lab, officials with the Illinois State Police say they are …

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DNA: Army Chief warns Pakistan of ‘bloodier nose’ next time – Zee News

DNA: Army Chief warns Pakistan of ‘bloodier nose’ next time  Zee News

Speaking on the 20th anniversary of India’s victory in the Kargil War, General Rawat said, “India has the right over the entire Jammu and Kashmir, including …

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Door-to-door salespeople selling DNA test scam – FOX 5 Atlanta

Door-to-door salespeople selling DNA test scam  FOX 5 Atlanta

COVINGTON, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) – Scammers target us all, but they hone in hard on the more vulnerable populations like seniors. We have to help protect them.

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DNA: What is Mob lynching? Here’s a detailed analysis – Zee News

DNA: What is Mob lynching? Here’s a detailed analysis  Zee News

What is Mob lynching? There is no common pattern of mob lynching across the country with incidents occurring in different states ruled by different political …

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Scientist talks DNA testing improvements in past 30 years – KMVT

Scientist talks DNA testing improvements in past 30 years  KMVT

KMVT went out to the Idaho State Police Forensic Services Lab in Meridian to get an in-depth look at how far DNA testing has come in the last 30 years.

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Researchers Think They Can Use CRISPR Gene Editing to Cure a Form of Blindness – TIME

Researchers Think They Can Use CRISPR Gene Editing to Cure a Form of Blindness  TIME

Patients are about to be enrolled in the first study to test a gene-editing technique known as CRISPR inside the body to try to cure an inherited form of blindness.