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Duke Scientists Map Imprinted Genes in Human Genome
November 30, 2007
Scientists at Duke University have created the first map of imprinted genes throughout the human genome, and they say, a modern-day Rosetta stone--a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning--was the key to their success. The study revealed four times as many imprinted genes as had been previously identified and is featured on the cover of the December 3 issue of Genome Research.
Duke University Medical Center
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