Genetics Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Mitobridge Secures Key Intellectual Property from the Salk InstituteRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Freshnews

    ... to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. Faculty achievements have been recognized with numerous honors, including Nobel ...

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  2. Researchers explore influence of host organisms on bacterial metabolismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News

    Monika Ehling-Schulz's group from the Institute of Microbiology, together with Mathias Muller's group at the Institute of Animal Breeding and Genetics studied the influence of host organisms on bacterial metabolism. The researchers infected three different lineages of mice with the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes .

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  3. Genetic mechanism discovery key to controlling cell growth in the vinegar flyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News Today

    ... paper is signed by researchers Marina Ruiz-Romero, Florenci Serras and Montserrat Corominas, from the Department of Genetics of the UB and the Institute of Biomedicine of the UB (IBUB). Cabut is a transcription factor, in other words, a type of ...

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  4. Human DNA gives mice bigger brainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Daily Star

    ... in terms of what we can gain from this sort of study," said Debra Silver, an assistant professor of molecular genetics and microbiology in the Duke University Medical School. "There are some other really compelling candidates that we found that may ...

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  5. Insect and mammal ovulation more alike than not?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News Today

    ... 4 weeks as an adult and ovulates every 30 minutes. Now researchers at the University of Connecticut report in PLOS Genetics that during a key process, the same gene may govern both. If correct, the results could bring insight to cancer metastasis, ...

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  6. Evolving a bigger brain with human DNARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News Today

    ... in terms of what we can gain from this sort of study," said Debra Silver, an assistant professor of molecular genetics and microbiology in the Duke University Medical School. "There are some other really compelling candidates that we found that may ...

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  7. New ALS gene and signaling pathways identifiedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News Today

    ... become the focus of targeted drug development efforts," said study co-leader David B. Goldstein, PhD, professor of genetics and development and director of the new Institute for Genomic Medicine at CUMC. "ALS is an incredibly diverse disease, caused ...

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  8. TET2 and CSMD1 genes affect SBP response to hydrochlorothiazide in...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | CiteULike

    ... findings were also tested for replication in four independent hypertensive samples of European Ancestry, such as GENetics of drug RESponsiveness in essential hypertension, Genetic Epidemiology of Responses to Antihypertensives, NORdic DILtiazem ...

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  9. Tau-associated MAPT gene increases risk for Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News Today

    ... and laboratory medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, principal investigator of the Alzheimer's Disease Genetics Consortium and a study co-author. "An important aspect was the collaborative nature of this work. Thanks to our collaborators from ...

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  10. Science: Chromosome 'bumper repair' gene predicts cancer patient outcomesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Medical News Today

    ... at the University of Colorado at Boulder and Denver looks inside human bladder cancer cell lines and patient genetics to discover why. The answer may help doctors and researchers mark especially aggressive bladder cancers, allowing them to recommend ...

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  11. Researchers pin down genetic pathways linked to CF disease severityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | EurekAlert!

    ... person will battle severe airway infection for a lifetime. The finding, published in the American Journal of Human Genetics , opens avenues of research toward new personalized or precision treatments to lessen pulmonary symptoms and increase life ...

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  12. Mothers Can Pass Traits To Offspring Through Bacteria's DNA,...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | BioSpace

    ... expand our thinking about their contributions, and perhaps the contributions of other microorganisms, to genetics and heredity." Bacteria are most familiar through their roles in harmful infections. But scientists have realized that such bacteria ...

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  13. hla-genotyper 0.3.0b18Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Python

    ... A. DeStefano, P. Sebastiani. (Program #1453M) Presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of The American Society of Human Genetics, October 20, 2014, San Diego, CA.

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  14. emase 0.9.3Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Python

    ... Alignment to Individualized Genomes Improves Transcript Abundance Estimates in Multiparent Populations]( ) Steven C. Munger, Narayanan Raghupathy,Kwangbom Choi, Allen K. Simons, Daniel M. Gatti, Douglas ...

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  15. Bloom Syndrome genetic home-test breaks FDA barrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Examiner.com

    ... a 25 percent chance of their offspring having BS. The test made by 23andMe, a Mountain View, Calif.-based personal genetics company, is considered a carrier screening test. The disease causes short stature, immune deficiency, sensitivity to sun, ...

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  16. Seminar raises awareness of hereditary cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Grand Valley Lanthorn

    ... to the physical, and the two prefer a holistic approach. "Even though we do a lot of education about what is genetics, what are genes, etc., it's the whole, big, psychological part of it too that we discuss with patients," Bourdon said. "Sometimes, ...

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  17. Scientists say they can make human egg from skin of two menRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Daily Mail

    ... for the thousands of men who have been left infertile after childhood cancer. But David King, director of Human Genetics Alert, a secular organisation critical of the progress in fertility science, said he was concerned that scientists might view ...

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  18. Estimating Effects and Making Predictions from Genome-Wide Marker DataRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | CiteULike

    ... random instead of fixed effects. Statistical methods traditionally used in the predic- tion of trait values in the genetics of livestock, which predates the availability of SNP data, can be applied to analysis of GWAS, giving better estimates of the ...

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  19. 4 important genetic principles you should rememberRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Beef Magazine

    You can find about any advice you want these days about cattle genetics but I believe there are four important genetic principles which override just about everything. First, I should preface my comments by saying "profitable longevity" is a cow's number one most important trait.

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  20. Autism: Hormone Treatment for Social Impairments?Read the original story

    May 20, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... core symptoms of ASD," says Joseph Buxbaum, PhD, Director of the Seaver Autism Center and Professor of Psychiatry, Genetics and Genomic Sciences and Neuroscience at Mount Sinai. "Results from this pilot trial will facilitate larger studies that more ...

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