Intelligent algorithms for genome research

In order to find out which genes are responsible for diseases such as cancer or diabetes, scientists nowadays frequently resort to using machine-learning models.

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Sugar taxes and labelling are effective

Taxes on sugary products and labels on the front of packages can help reduce sugar consumption, according to a new study. The study, which included more than 3,500 people aged 13 and over on their purchasing behavior last spring, also found that taxes could have the greatest impact if 100 per cent fruit juice was included in reduction efforts.

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Annual mental health event to tackle memory and aging – Canadian Jewish News

Annual mental health event to tackle memory and aging  Canadian Jewish News

As the average age of the population gets older and older in the near future, it’s important to consider what kind of care and treatment these aging people will …

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Allergan’s (AGN) Vraylar Gets FDA Nod for Bipolar Depression – Zacks.com

Allergan’s (AGN) Vraylar Gets FDA Nod for Bipolar Depression  Zacks.com

Allergan’s (AGN) sNDA for Vraylar gets the FDA approval for the treatment of adult patients with major depressive episodes related to bipolar I disorder.

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