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illustration of the larynx

HARMONY  Vocal cord tissue grown in the lab vibrates just like tissue in a healthy larynx (illustrated here), a promising sign for people with voice problems. 

DNA folds

DIVERSE DNA  A new database containing information about DNA variants in protein-coding genes of more than 60,000 people may be a valuable resource for finding the causes of genetic diseases.

scan of brain of patient

Focused ultrasounds allowed a contrast agent called gadolinium (light area the doctor is pointing to) to enter a woman’s brain.

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