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Toward artificial intelligence that learns to write code

June 14, 2019

Toward artificial intelligence that learns to write code

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Kim Martineau | MIT Quest for Intelligence

Learning to code involves recognizing how to structure a program, and how to fill in every last detail correctly. No wonder it can be so frustrating.

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Using gene editing, neuroscientists develop a new model for autism

June 12, 2019

Using gene editing, neuroscientists develop a new model for autism

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Anne Trafton | MIT News Office

Using the genome-editing system CRISPR, researchers at MIT and in China have engineered macaque monkeys to express a gene mutation linked to autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders in humans.

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