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New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Professor Finds Engineering Technique To Identify Disease-Causing Genes


10/29/2008 8:00:28 AM

EurekAlert! -- Scientists believe that complex diseases such as schizophrenia, major depression and cancer are not caused by one, but a multitude of dysfunctional genes. A novel computational biology method developed by a research team led by Ali Abdi, PhD, http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-367.php, associate professor in NJIT's department of electrical and computer engineering, has found a way to uncover the critical genes responsible for disease development.

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