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  1. Genes Determine Betting BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | Bioscience Technology

    University of California, Berkeley, and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign researchers have shown that betting decisions in a simple competitive game are influenced by the specific variants of dopamine-regulating genes in a person's brain.

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  2. Blocked Pain Receptor Extends Mice LifespanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Bioscience Technology

    Blocking a pain receptor in mice not only extends their lifespan, it also gives them a more youthful metabolism, including an improved insulin response that allows them to deal better with high blood sugar.

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  3. Geographic Variation of Human Gut Microbes Tied to ObesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Bioscience Technology

    People living in cold, northern latitudes have bacteria in their guts that may predispose them to obesity, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Arizona, Tucson.

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  4. California Officials Warn of Measles ExposureRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Bioscience Technology

    San Francisco Bay Area officials say a University of California, Berkeley, student infected with measles could have exposed thousands of others by attending classes and riding public transit.

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  5. Researchers Open Door to New HIV TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Bioscience Technology

    People infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus can stave off the symptoms of AIDS thanks to drug cocktails that mainly target three enzymes produced by the virus, but resistant strains pop up periodically that threaten to thwart these drug combos.

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  6. Y Chromosome "Going to Stick Around," Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Bioscience Technology

    A comparison of Y chromosomes in eight African and eight European men dispels the common notion that the Y's genes are mostly unimportant and that the chromosome is destined to dwindle and disappear.

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