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  1. Parents appeal for backing to keep disabled girl ridingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Oxford Mail

    From left, Lydia Coppola, Wendlebury Gate Stables owner Hazel Offord, Emilia Tranter and instructor Sue Mckecknie with Colin the Pony PARENTS of a severely disabled four-year-old who has therapeutic horse riding lessons are desperate for people to sign a petition to keep a Wendlebury stables open.

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  2. Monster plants and our father's fears in new DNA research on epigeneticsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Until very recently, it seemed the overall picture of genetics was well known. DNA molecules encoded for a host of attributes that created organisms like you and me, and we essentially served as receptacles for our inherited DNA, perhaps passing them on via mixing with a sexual partner's DNA.

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  3. Living with PAD: A Guide to Peripheral Arterial DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    If you've just been diagnosed with Peripheral Arterial Disease you probably have a lot of questions regarding the nature of the condition and just how it is going to affect your existing lifestyle.

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  4. Melanie Gaydos, Model With Ectodermal Dysplasia: 'I Only Wanted To...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    Melanie Gaydos suffers from ectodermal dysplasia, an umbrella term that includes varying conditions of skin, hair, nail, and teeth defects.

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  5. Daily aspirin use reduces risk of pancreatic cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A new study indicates that taking a daily aspirin may reduce your risk of developing pancreatic cancer.

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  6. Postdoctoral Fellowship in EpigeneticsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nature Neuroscience

    ... strong background in molecular biology, neuroscience, or immunology are encouraged to apply. Research experience in genetics/genomics and/or computational approaches will be especially helpful. Interested applicants should email Dr. Patrick McGowan ...

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  7. Positive outlook can help people stay lively as they ageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WBTV

    ... said Dr. Sharon Bergquist of the Emory School of Medicine. Research shows 25 percent of aging is determined by genetics. Much of the rest is in our hands and often comes down to lifestyle and our outlook, recent studies show. Darden has always ...

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  8. Veteran is told: you can't fly your Union Flag hereRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    Christopher Bishop with the flagpole and Union flag at his housing association home in Kidlington.

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  9. Efficacy of new gene therapy approach for toxin exposures shown in mouse studyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Gene therapy may offer significant advantages in prevention and treatment of botulism exposure over current methods, new research shows.

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  10. Out of the Darkness Community Walk in Virginia Beach puts spotlight on depression, suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... (8255). More than 250,000 men each year in the United States are diagnosed with prostate cancer. Age and genetics are the primary risk factors in developing the disease that eventually afflicts one in six men. Incidence rates are 70 percent higher ...

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  11. Assortativity signatures of transcription factor networks contribute to robustnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... three types of assortativity," said Dov A. Pechenick, PhD, lead author and former researcher at the Computational Genetics Laboratory at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH. "We determined this by varying all four types of assortativity in the signature ...

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  12. Researchers find animal model for understudied type of muscular dystrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    An animal research model has been developed for facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy to be used for muscle regeneration research as well as studies of the effectiveness of potential therapies for FSHD.

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  13. Study reveals drivers of Western consumers' readiness to eat insectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    The most likely early adopters of insets as a meat substitute in Western societies are young men with weak attitudes toward meat, who are open to trying novel foods and interested in the environmental impact of their food choice.

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  14. Arthritis patients failing to take expensive, effective medication according to new researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... those from 60 hospitals around the UK involved in the study. Researchers from the Arthritis Research UK Centre for Genetics and Genomics at The University of Manchester, who led the study, warned that failure to take the drugs correctly, known as ...

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  15. Walking fish reveal how our ancestors evolved onto landRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Science Daily

    About 400 million years ago a group of fish began exploring land and evolved into tetrapods - today's amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.

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  16. Genesis by Bernard BeckettRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2009 | SF Site

    ... New Zealand, where he teaches drama, mathematics, and English. Genesis was written while he was on a Royal Society genetics research fellowship investigating DNA mutations. The book has already received international acclaim and its rights have been ...

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  17. The Patron Saint of Plagues by Barth AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2006 | SF Site

    Barth Anderson Barth Anderson's short stories have appeared in Asimov's , Strange Horizons , Polyphony , Alchemy , Talebones , The Journal of Mythic Arts , and a variety of other quality venues.

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  18. A Conversation With Keith BrookeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2006 | SF Site

    ... humankind is surrounded by a world of ever-transforming species, the world having become Nature's own condensed genetics lab. The idea still has a hold of me, and I'd love to write more there, but that's not going to be my next novel, or probably ...

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  19. A Friend In Need...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Certain breeds of animals are more likely to suffer from genetic diseases, but that doesn't mean they make bad pets.

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  20. UK Gluck Center to Host EAV Symposium in NovemberRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Horse

    The University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Center will host a one-day symposium titled "Controlling EAV and Other Infectious Agents in Stallions, Semen, and Embryos" on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 8 a.m.5:45 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Lexington.

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