News tagged with journal nature genetics

Color blindness cured in monkeys

( -- Researchers from the University of Washington and the University of Florida used gene therapy to cure two squirrel monkeys of color blindness — the most common genetic disorder in people.

dateSep 16, 2009 in Medical research
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A Real Dracula Story

Research, discovery and publishing in a prestigious journal are not as easy as 1-2-3. However, an outstanding mentor and a well-equipped lab made this feat possible for doctoral student Fei Jiang.

dateAug 27, 2009 in Cell & Microbiology
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HIV is evolving to evade human immune responses

( -- HIV is evolving rapidly to escape the human immune system, an international study led by Oxford University has shown. The findings, published in Nature, demonstrate the challenge involved in developing a ...

dateFeb 26, 2009 in HIV & AIDS
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