RNA repeats are stretches of code in the body that incrementally repeat. For example, in the most common cause of adult-on-set muscular dystrophy a RNA has a repeat of r(CUG) and this three letter code can repeat thousands of times.
Mid-infrared (Mid-IR) spectroscopic imaging, alternatively referred to as chemical imaging, is a powerful label-free, non-destructive, quantitative technique that allows a user to see both the chemical and morphological structure of a heterogeneous sample.
Results of a new study published this week in Nature indicate that it is possible to identify children at risk of developing autism at 6‑12 months of age, allowing treatment to be started before symptoms manifest.
Reduced eye contact is one of the hallmark symptoms of autism and often one of the earliest red flags for parents and physicians. The reason why has been a longstanding debate in the field.
The use of Vitamin D supplements can help to protect against acute respiratory infections, according to a new study.
Working in television, I’ve had some amazing opportunities and experiences over the years. Coast was great fun to make, and I loved making “The Incredible Human Journey” for BBC2, about the ancient colonization of the world.
NIH workshop: Zika-affected infants may face complex health and developmental problems
MS treatment prevents symptoms of severe disease from worsening for five years, study shows
New study examines long-term outcomes for MS patients after stem cell transplantation
New book unravels secret, often misunderstood history of self-harm
Intense training can improve body and brain timing
Study reveals key barriers and facilitators to implementing digital health programme
Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
Diagnosis of Babesiosis
Causes of Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Using quantum cascade laser (QCL) mid-infrared spectroscopic imaging to study tissue pathology
Emerging biomedical applications of miniature mass spectrometry
Using mass spectrometry to analyze the aging population
What is Epigenomics?
The 1968 Nobel Prize in Medicine
RNA Codons and DNA Codons
Every year, 5,300 new babies are born in the US with Down Syndrome (DS). These children face lifelong cognitive disability along with a number of life threatening medical issues including cardiovascular malformations and hematopoietic malignancies.
As cold weather threatens most of the country, millions living with a chronic, autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA) may reach out to their healthcare provider about increased aches and pain or symptom flares.
Tick-borne infectious diseases are widely spread over the world. Candidatus Neoehrlichiamikurensis (CNM) is an emerging tick-borne pathogen that causes cases of human neoehrlichiosis.
Professor Matthew Disney
Jennifer Moriuchi and Dr Warren Jones
Professor Alice Roberts
I was interested in a whole range of subjects, but the one that really grasped me from a young age was biology and, in particular, human biology. I was really fascinated with how the human body worked and I still am; that's something that has stayed with me.
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