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A method that broadens the pool of potential donors for stem cell transplants recently saved two young brothers from a severe genetic disease.

A method that broadens the pool of potential donors for stem cell transplants recently saved two young brothers from a severe genetic disease.

Stephen Montgomery, a Stanford associate professor of pathology and of genetics, describes how he uses RNA to understand health.

Stephen Montgomery, a Stanford associate professor of pathology and of genetics, describes how he uses RNA to understand health.

Stanford geneticists discuss the future of genomics, including the importance of studying diverse populations for medical research.

Stanford geneticists discuss the future of genomics, including the importance of studying diverse populations for medical research.

Stanford researchers have created an algorithm to detect familial hypercholesterolemia, a hard-to-diagnose genetic disease.

Stanford researchers have created an algorithm to detect familial hypercholesterolemia, a hard-to-diagnose genetic disease.

Stanford scientists and collaborators have harnessed CRISPR to replace the mutated gene underpinning the devastating immune disease, SCID-X1.

Stanford scientists and collaborators have harnessed CRISPR to replace the mutated gene underpinning the devastating immune disease, SCID-X1.

New research has found that many regions of Mexico lack genetic counselors; increased outreach and training could help, Stanford researcher suggests.

New research has found that many regions of Mexico lack genetic counselors; increased outreach and training could help, Stanford researcher suggests.

Molecular data identifies breast cancer subgroups likely to recur decades after successful treatment, predicts probable timing and location of metastases.

Molecular data identifies breast cancer subgroups likely to recur decades after successful treatment, predicts probable timing and location of metastases.

With a DNA test, Dani Shapiro discovered that the man she had thought was her father was not. She discussed the finding, and her writing, on campus.

With a DNA test, Dani Shapiro discovered that the man she had thought was her father was not. She discussed the finding, and her writing, on campus.

A team of Stanford researchers has investigated several ways to block CRISPR gene editing and have found one that seems to work best.

A team of Stanford researchers has investigated several ways to block CRISPR gene editing and have found one that seems to work best.