Advancing Biomedical Research
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Popped Secret: The Mysterious Origin of Corn
Reactive molecules, such as free radicals, and solar ultraviolet radiation can lead to mutations in DNA. Most mutations are corrected, but in rare cases mutations can accumulate and cause diseases such as cancer.
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HHMI’s science magazine explores biomedical research through in-depth features, news, and perspectives.
HHMI’s innovative research center where scientists pursue challenging problems in a collaborative setting.
HHMI’s production company creates science films for broadcast, cinema, and digital media.