Gene News and Research

RSS
A gene is a unit of heredity in a living organism. It normally resides on a stretch of DNA that codes for a type of protein or for an RNA chain that has a function in the organism. All living things depend on genes, as they specify all proteins and functional RNA chains.
Researchers discover protein that makes stem cells into perfect allrounders

Researchers discover protein that makes stem cells into perfect allrounders

Proteins impeding antitumor immunity could be 'Achilles heel' of some cancers

Proteins impeding antitumor immunity could be 'Achilles heel' of some cancers

Mildly stressing muscle metabolism reverses diabetes and obesity in mice

Mildly stressing muscle metabolism reverses diabetes and obesity in mice

Engineers take closer look at mechanical and chemical attributes of heart defect

Engineers take closer look at mechanical and chemical attributes of heart defect

DNA methylation can provide effective markers for major cancers, study reveals

DNA methylation can provide effective markers for major cancers, study reveals

Scientists show way to edit genome of disease-carrying mosquitoes

Scientists show way to edit genome of disease-carrying mosquitoes

Scientists link new gene clusters to poor breast cancer prognosis

Scientists link new gene clusters to poor breast cancer prognosis

Mouse brain models reveal insights into genetics of autism

Mouse brain models reveal insights into genetics of autism

Study finds link between gene mutation and retinitis pigmentosa in U.S. Hispanic families

Study finds link between gene mutation and retinitis pigmentosa in U.S. Hispanic families

UA researchers explain exercise-brain connection from evolutionary perspective

UA researchers explain exercise-brain connection from evolutionary perspective

Elevated levels of suPAR protein combine with genetic mutation to trigger CKD in black people

Elevated levels of suPAR protein combine with genetic mutation to trigger CKD in black people

Researchers develop new technique to capture neuron activity

Researchers develop new technique to capture neuron activity

Innate immune cells of myeloid lineage play central role in AD pathogenesis than previously thought

Innate immune cells of myeloid lineage play central role in AD pathogenesis than previously thought

Cancers manipulate natural cell process to promote their survival, research suggests

Cancers manipulate natural cell process to promote their survival, research suggests

New monoclonal antibody shows efficacy in chronic migraine patients with medication overuse

New monoclonal antibody shows efficacy in chronic migraine patients with medication overuse

Scientists find lack of experimental evidence detailing biologic roles of leptin in metabolism

Scientists find lack of experimental evidence detailing biologic roles of leptin in metabolism

Study offers insight into earliest molecular steps that lead to organ rejection

Study offers insight into earliest molecular steps that lead to organ rejection

Tiny biological nanoparticles offer enormous potential for diagnostic and therapeutic applications

Tiny biological nanoparticles offer enormous potential for diagnostic and therapeutic applications

Scientists discover link between sugar metabolism and peroxisomal biogenesis disorders

Scientists discover link between sugar metabolism and peroxisomal biogenesis disorders

New biomarker assay improves detection, assessment of neuroblastoma

New biomarker assay improves detection, assessment of neuroblastoma