Category: Genetics

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Intellectual Property Concerns with the Human Genome

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Introduction In line with the advancement of technology in the field of medicine, there has been a great deal of discovery of human genome related genes and diagnostic methods. Patent law has encouraged inventors to patent their invention so as... [ view article ]

4321 words | 14 pages

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Innate immunity

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Introduction Innate immunity is the ancient defence system against infection that is conserved in most of organisms including prokaryotes and invertebrates throughout evolution. Among the cells that participate in the early innate immune response, natural killer (NK) cells occupies special... [ view article ]

9337 words | 31 pages

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Myopia overview and study

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Abstract Myopia is a common ocular condition which like many other diseases comes about due to the effect of more than one factor. A lot of research has gone into finding out what the main cause of myopia is. Many... [ view article ]

9635 words | 32 pages