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Sibling Validation of Polygenic Risk Scores and Complex Trait Prediction (Nature Scientific Reports)

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This is the published version of our paper which uses tens of thousands of siblings to validate polygenic trait and risk prediction. We show that the predictors can differentiate between siblings (which one has heart disease? is taller?), despite similarity in childhood environments and genotype. The predictors work almost as well in pairwise sibling comparisons as in comparisons between randomly
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Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients

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RP = NP, according to a new paper published by a professor of Computer Science at The University of Texas.

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The idea that herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) stokes the fires of Alzheimer’s disease has gained traction in recent years. If true, how would such a common infection trigger neurodegenerative disease in some people, but not others? A gene variant.

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Virgin Galactic partners with Rolls-Royce and reveals the early design of its supersonic aircraft

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Virgin Galactic partners with Rolls-Royce and reveals the early design of its supersonic aircraft submitted by /u/thesheetztweetz to r/space
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U.S. second-quarter GDP plunged by a record 32.9%, vs 34.7% expected

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U.S. second-quarter GDP plunged by a record 32.9%, vs 34.7% expected submitted by /u/ZpikeZpiegel to r/finance
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