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  1. BGRF announces OncoFinder algorithm for reducing errors in transcriptome analysisRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... states of transcriptomes more accurately than before and we hope that this will become a method of choice in genetics, physiology, biomedicine and molecular diagnostics," said Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD, director of the BGRF and co-author of the study. ...

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  2. Eureka Genomics Receives USDA Grant For Bovine Genotyping ProjectRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... applications of its low-density and medium-density assays in the $1 billon global, animal health market focused on genetics traits and early detection of infections. The market for Eureka Genomics' technology is not limited to animal health. The ...

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  3. 8,000-year-old mutation key to human life at high altitudesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Science Blog

    ... to the Tibetans' ability to live in low oxygen conditions. The study appears online in the journal Nature Genetics on Aug. 17, 2014. "These findings help us understand the unique aspects of Tibetan adaptation to high altitudes, and to better ...

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  4. The role of lactate in boosting memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... activity ceases and the cells die. Researchers at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics ... New research has revealed a previously unknown mechanism in the body which regulates a hormone that is crucial for motivation, ...

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  5. "The Kapoors are all about food"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Filmfare

    ... must be making a beeline for him. He rues, "I was fat five years ago. I was a 100 kilo kid! I was one big ball. My genetics are wrong." Well, along with talent he has also inherited the foodie gene he says. "The Kapoors are all about food. Jungli ...

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  6. Stem cells reveal how illness-linked genetic variation affects neuronsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... But those studies could not show a direct cause-and-effect relationship, Ming says. One difficulty in studying the genetics of common mental illnesses is that they are generally caused by environmental factors in combination with multiple gene ...

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  7. New biochemical techniques could transform land usageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Green Futures

    ... could have unintended consequences. And what if it were found to be easier to directly manipulate some of the plant genetics to achieve the same goals? What happens if a lab-grown genetically modified (GM) fungus or bacteria is proven effective in ...

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  8. IU study examines how genes, gender and environment influence substance abuseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... An Indiana University study focusing on substance abuse, however, found that a three-way interplay of gender, genetics and social integration produced the different outcomes for men and women. The study looked at men and women with a genetic ...

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  9. Study examines how genes, gender and environment influence substance abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... An Indiana University study focusing on substance abuse, however, found that a three-way interplay of gender, genetics and social integration produced the different outcomes for men and women. The study looked at men and women with a genetic ...

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  10. Nigeria: How Ebola Patients Survived - ExpertsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of Derek Gatherer, a Bioinformatics researcher at Lancaster University in the United Kingdom, who studies viral genetics and evolution, "when a person becomes infected with Ebola, the virus depletes the body's immune cells, which defend against ...

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  11. Daily Dose Screening for new breast cancer genes leaves women with tough choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Boston.com

    ... weigh the risk to benefit ratio of preventive measures," said Dr. Huma Rana, a geneticist at the Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. "A one size fits all approach probably won't work for genes like this." Over ...

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  12. BGRF announces OncoFinder algorithm for reducing errors in transcriptome analysisRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | EurekAlert!

    ... al states of transcriptomes more accurately than before and we hope that this will become a method of choice in genetics, physiology, biomedicine and molecular diagnostics," said Alex Zhavoronkov, PhD, director of the BGRF and co-author of the study.

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  13. Study identifies genetic basis for Tibetan adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Medical News

    ... to the Tibetans' ability to live in low oxygen conditions. The study appears online in the journal Nature Genetics on Aug. 17, 2014. "These findings help us understand the unique aspects of Tibetan adaptation to high altitudes, and to better ...

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  14. Hunters, as first conservationists, would holler 'stop' fastest if gators or any game species were at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Alabama Live

    ... 12-footer weighing 600 pounds since both are mature alligators. It's simply a matter of the Stokes Gator having the genetics to grow bigger. Nix probably said it best when he noted that his annual bow-hunting trips to Kansas aren't made with the ...

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  15. Nigeria: How Ebola patients survivedRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Crofs Blogs

    ... of Derek Gatherer, a Bioinformatics researcher at Lancaster University in the United Kingdom, who studies viral genetics and evolution, "when a person becomes infected with Ebola, the virus depletes the body's immune cells, which defend against ...

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  16. Postdoc in Biological TimingRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Nature Neuroscience

    ... and communicating research in this area. Your experimental approach will involve molecular and behavioural genetics, expression studies, nucleic acid-binding assays, and confocal imaging. The position is based in the Wijnen Laboratory in the Centre ...

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  17. Utah researchers: Genetics help Tibetans thrive at elevationRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... 15, 2014. University of Utah scientists are the lead researchers on a study publishing Sunday in the journal Nature Genetics. The study concludes that Tibetans who thrive in the thin air of the Tibetan Plateau (average elevation 14,800) do so ...

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  18. New Material Could Enhance Fast And Accurate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | RedOrbit

    ... diseases in the earliest stages of development. If everybody can cheaply sequence so they can know the map of their genetics, they can be much more alert to what goes on in their bodies." The Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the National ...

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  19. Rapid synthesis of graphene oxide nanosheetsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Hispanic Business

    ... diseases in the earliest stages of development. If everybody can cheaply sequence so they can know the map of their genetics, they can be much more alert to what goes on in their bodies."

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  20. UT Arlington Research Team's Work Could Lead To...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | RedOrbit

    ... the College of Engineering, said the research merges the power of computer science and engineering, psychology and genetics. "This research holds a lot of promise in the area of genetic expression," Behbehani said. "If successful, it opens up the ...

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