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|New Movement in Parkinsons Recent genetic and cellular discoveries are among the advances pointing to improved treatments for this increasingly common disorder|
|New Bulls-Eyes for Drugs|
|A familiar class of cell-surface receptors turns out to offer an array of fresh targets than could yield new treatments for disorders ranging from HIV infection to obesity Capturing a Killer Flu Virus|
|The deadliest flu strain in history has been resurrected. What can the 1918 virus reveal about why it killed millions and where more like it may be lurking?|
|Preparing for a Pandemic One day a highly contagious and lethal strain of influenza will sweep across all humanity, claiming millions of lives|
|It may arrive in months or not for years but the pandemic is inevitable. Are we ready?|
|Synthetic Life Biologists are crafting libraries of interchangeable DNA parts and assembling them inside microbes to create programmable, living machines Hitting the Genetic Off Switch|
|A host of start-ups is speeding development of a new class of drugs that block the action of RNA The Alternative Genome The old axiom one gene, one protein no longer holds true|
|The more complex an organism, the more likely it became that way by extracting multiple protein meanings from individual genes.|
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