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  1. Britain to map 100,000 DNA code sequencesRead the original story

    16 min ago | Vanguard

    British scientists are to map 100,000 complete DNA code sequences in a project that will make the country a world leader in genetic research on cancer and rare diseases, the prime minister said on Friday.

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  2. NHS 'one of world's go-to health services' on geneticsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | ITV

    The NHS is set to become "one of the world's 'go-to' health services" for the development of innovative genomic testing, the head of NHS England has said.

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  3. Father hopes project can help his daughter in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | ITV

    Edward Sherley-Price, whose 11-year-old daughter Alysia has been diagnosed with a genetic condition, said he hopes a "landmark" genome project will help her in the future.

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  4. Minister: The genetics revolution is changing medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | ITV

    Six-month-old Gammy was abandoned by his Australian parents when they discovered he had Down syndrome and a congenital heart condition.

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  5. Norfolk could reap benefits of A 300 million DNA project to help find ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eastern Daily Press

    George Freeman, Minister for Life Sciences, unveils the plaque to open the new Centrum Building at the Norwich Research Park.

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  6. Miami Medical Weight Loss Website DrBesen.com Designed by WebFL.US...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    ... B") thinks the real culprit is our chromosomes. "It's not your fault you've gained weight," Dr. B advises. "The genetics that control our metabolism and eating habits we inherit from the days when Primitive Man spent most of his waking hours either ...

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  7. Study: Friends share similarities in their DNARead the original story

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... how behaviors like altruism developed over evolutionary time, he said. Francisco Ayala, who studies evolutionary genetics at the University of California, Irvine, said the study's results surprised him. But "the statistics are there" to back up the ...

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  8. The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Honors Leading Lung...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    Dr. Herbst of Yale Cancer Center will receive the award at the 15th International Lung Cancer Congress being held on "Dr. Herbst's contribution and dedication to lung cancer treatment and research is truly remarkable and we are thrilled to present him with the Addario Lectureship Award this year," said Each year the ALCF recognizes one special ... (more)

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  9. Claritas Genomics Launches Whole-Exome Based Assays That Focus On...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Laboratory Network .com

    Claritas Genomics, a clinical laboratory serving the DNA-based diagnostic testing needs of children's hospitals, announced today that it is launching a novel series of clinical assays that combine the flexibility and comprehensiveness of whole exome sequencing with the rigor of deep and focused analysis of variants associated with specific clinical ... (more)

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  10. Lipocalin-2 deficiency attenuates neuroinflammation and brain injury...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism

    E-mail: ksuk@knu.ac.kr This work was supported by the National Research Foundation of Korea grant funded by the Korean government , and by a grant from the Korean Health Technology R&D Project, Korean Ministry of Health & Welfare .

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  11. Findings advance fundamental understanding of DNA damage by UV rays in sunlightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    In the same week that the U.S. surgeon general issued a 101-page report about the dangers of skin cancer , researchers at Montana State University published a paper breaking new ground on how DNA - the genetic code in every cell - responds when exposed to ultraviolet light.

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  12. Researchers uncover clues to flu's mechanismsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    The influenza hemagglutinin protein reconfigures itself as it targets host cells to infect them.

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  13. The Reproductive Technology QuagmireRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Thinker

    Following Western cultures' devaluation of babies in the 1970s and 80s, babies became scarce and, consequently, desirable once again.

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  14. Made in Singapore: A test kit to better diagnose and treat kidney cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The molecular test kit aims to aid doctors better deal with clear cell renal carcinoma, a common affliction suffered by Singaporean men.

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  15. Cargill launches new tool to help customers battle EMSRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | National Provisioner

    ... of EMS based on the best available knowledge of the factors associated with the disease, from seed (postlarvae), genetics, sanitary practices, environment and farm management, to shrimp nutrition and health. Cargill in partnership with researchers, ...

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  16. To lead up to AmericanHort's Plug & Cutting Conference, we'll be...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Grower Talks

    Seedlings and cuttings are particularly vulnerable to attack by pathogenic bacteria, fungi and oomycetes, which can cause substantial disease losses if not managed properly.

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  17. Singapore develops first genetic test kit for kidney cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Times

    According to IBN Executive Director Professor Jackie Y. Ying, "By combining our expertise in molecular diagnostics and cancer research, we have developed the first genetic test to help doctors prescribe the appropriate treatment for kidney cancer patients based on their tumor profile" THE first molecular test kit in the world that can predict ... (more)

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  18. DNA Tests Matching Patients to Therapy Will Get U.S. OversightRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... and their patients choose the best treatment options. For example, actress Angelina Jolie said she used Myriad Genetics Inc.'s screens for a gene defect in breast cancer to help her decide to undergo a double mastectomy after learning she carried a ...

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  19. The gene linked to suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... lethal means," she said. She sees the Johns Hopkins study as part of an increasing body of research investigating genetics as a factor, helping to better assess long-term and immediate risk and to eventually reduce rates of suicide. The biomarker ...

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  20. Identification of new molecular mechanism indicates new ways to block uncontrolled cell divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical News

    In a study published today in Genes & Development , Dr Christian Speck from the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre's DNA Replication group, in collaboration with Brookhaven National Laboratory , New York, reveal the intricate mechanisms involved in the enzyme that governs DNA duplication during cell division.

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