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Scientists can now manipulate sperm to determine the sex of cattle. Will they do it with humans?

Sperm can be segregated into male and female, scientists have shown for the first time in a breakthrough experts say could have “disruptive social consequences” if applied to humans. Japanese researchers discovered that sperm bearing the X chromosome, which generates a female when it joins with the X chromosome of an egg, carries molecules which… Read More »

Not ‘a build it and they will come kind of thing’: Telehealth descends on AHIP19

NASHVILLE — Doctor on Demand and Teladoc were among the telehealth players descending on the insurance industry’s annual meeting this week to tout services aimed at helping payers bend the cost curve. Telehealth is a multibillion-dollar business, with many companies partnering with payers and employers to nudge workers to potentially save time and money for… Read More »