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New computer software to assess the brain's function after a traumatic head injury have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Researchers discover that the number of mutations someone has in certain genes helps predict timing of cancer onset and that screening for mutations across many genes could help detect cancers earlier.
People who carry a gene for sickle cell disease might not have an elevated mortality risk per new study.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued a draft recommendation statement that says asymptomatic adolescents and adults should not be screened using blood testing for genital herpes simplex virus (HSV).