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An association between eating disorders and several autoimmune diseases has been observed in people with different genetic backgrounds.
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WA researchers have helped to discover a hidden "obesity gene" that could change how type 2 diabetes is diagnosed and treated.
12 hrs ago | Fox News
July 24, 2014: Olalla Gomez, 22, a final-year student of English philology who is also on on the first day of her probation period before getting a contract as temporary waiter, holds a mug of beer in the "Los Capeas" restaurant in downtown Ronda, near Malaga, southern Spain.
16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
"I felt my whole life had been for nothing," the 40-something writer/blogger said.
20 hrs ago | Science Daily
A study based on blood samples from more than 55,000 Danes shows a direct correlation between smoking and mortality.
The presence of Clostridia , a common class of gut bacteria, protects against food allergies, a new study in mice finds.
Scientists have known that toxic effects of substances known as endocrine disrupting chemicals , found in both natural and human-made materials, can pass from one generation to the next, but new research shows that females with ancestral exposure to EDC may show especially adverse reactions to stress.
A loss of cells in the retina is one of the earliest signs of frontotemporal dementia in people with a genetic risk for the disorder -- even before any changes appear in their behavior -- scientists have found.
Big pharma and one relatively small company are teaming up to develop a master test that will help doctors pick a combination of drugs tailored to the individual patient's condition.
Scientists have grown a fully functional organ from transplanted laboratory-created cells in a living animal for the first time.
When researchers at the University of California, San Diego wanted to study an experimental Alzheimer's drug last year, they sought help from an unlikely group: people with Down syndrome.
This image shows an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus inside Brachypodium distachyon root cells .
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have developed a new integrated approach to pinpoint the genetic "drivers" of cancer, uncovering eight genes that could be viable for targeted breast cancer therapy.
Incessant bouts of abdominal pain, diarrhea, and fever are classic symptoms of Crohn's disease , a condition that can be extremely stressful for children and their caretakers.
Each year, more than one thousand Norwegians develop lymphoma . A statistical genetic analysis can detect when the disease will be aggressive.
Biolab, the exclusive Biomnis dealer in the Kingdom, offers a Cardiovascular Disease CVD panel test for genetic mutations associated with blood clotting in the body, which is considered one of the latest tests in the diagnosis of heart disease.
A study conducted by a radiocarbon scientist of the University of Oxford, Tom Higham and his team found that 40,000 years ago the Neanderthals went extinct in Europe.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:41 pm
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