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Genetics is the study of genes and heredity. Heredity is the passing of genetic information and traits (such as eye color and an increased chance of getting a certain disease) from parents to offspring.
Study finds wearable fitness trackers accurately measure heart rate but not energy expenditure

Study finds wearable fitness trackers accurately measure heart rate but not energy expenditure

Feinstein Institute honors Sir Paul Nurse with Cerami Award for cancer research

Feinstein Institute honors Sir Paul Nurse with Cerami Award for cancer research

UCLA study characterizes brain differences between people with genetic risk for schizophrenia, autism

UCLA study characterizes brain differences between people with genetic risk for schizophrenia, autism

New study identifies 16 additional genetic markers linked to psoriasis

New study identifies 16 additional genetic markers linked to psoriasis

Melanoma could affect anyone regardless of skin color

Melanoma could affect anyone regardless of skin color

VCU study provides new view about HPV-related head and neck cancers

VCU study provides new view about HPV-related head and neck cancers

Breakthrough process could reduce number of frogs used in research

Breakthrough process could reduce number of frogs used in research

Scientists identify new risk genes providing insights about cause of CAD

Scientists identify new risk genes providing insights about cause of CAD

Pitt scientists discover genes responsible for severe congenital heart disease

Pitt scientists discover genes responsible for severe congenital heart disease

Study uncovers new genes linked to intelligence

Study uncovers new genes linked to intelligence

Finding a cure for ALS

Finding a cure for ALS

New anti-viral tool could become game-changer in the fight against MERS

New anti-viral tool could become game-changer in the fight against MERS

EHRA EUROPACE - CARDIOSTIM 2017 to showcase holographic cardiac imaging and other innovations

EHRA EUROPACE - CARDIOSTIM 2017 to showcase holographic cardiac imaging and other innovations

KU Leuven researchers identify vital role of TET1 protein in earliest stages of embryonic development

KU Leuven researchers identify vital role of TET1 protein in earliest stages of embryonic development

Sperm epigenetics and fertility

Sperm epigenetics and fertility

Microbes can manipulate molecular machinery of host cells to influence health

Microbes can manipulate molecular machinery of host cells to influence health

Major allergens strongly underrepresented in some immunotherapy against bee stings

Major allergens strongly underrepresented in some immunotherapy against bee stings

Scientists develop world's first smartphone app to collect large data for people with MS

Scientists develop world's first smartphone app to collect large data for people with MS

UTA psychology professor explores influence of irrational doubts on chronic pain treatment success

UTA psychology professor explores influence of irrational doubts on chronic pain treatment success

Researchers identify many dangerous strains of TB pathogens

Researchers identify many dangerous strains of TB pathogens