January 23, 2019 Meeting

Genes and Society in the News:

  • Benedict Carey, NY Times December 15, 2018.A fuller picture of the Brain’s genetic landscape;. P. A20,
    • Summarizes the problems that geneticists in finding genes with significant effects in showing explanation of genes for mental disease. But a consortium of researchers has found a richly detailed model of the brain’s genetic landscape.(from brains of ~ 2000 brains from people with and without diagnosis. The researchers will help find the genes they have been looking for. Carey ends with–“Time and more science will tell (if it will work).”
  • Scientific papers have been published in Science

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