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Association between fitness and survival suggests a link between impaired oxygen metabolism and disease

Association between fitness and survival suggests a link between impaired oxygen metabolism and disease

Why some men develop aggressive prostate cancer that becomes resistant to hormone-withdrawal therapy

Why some men develop aggressive prostate cancer that becomes resistant to hormone-withdrawal therapy

Novel nanotechnology detects human DNA mutations

Novel nanotechnology detects human DNA mutations

Theory on evolution of essential genes is overturned

Theory on evolution of essential genes is overturned

Local environment directly influences adult stem cell reservoirs

Local environment directly influences adult stem cell reservoirs

Researchers have uncovered evidence of sexual reproduction in a single-celled organism long thought to reproduce asexually

Researchers have uncovered evidence of sexual reproduction in a single-celled organism long thought to reproduce asexually

Research may provide the basis for development of a new, extensive immunotherapy for human tumors

Research may provide the basis for development of a new, extensive immunotherapy for human tumors

New method of delivery of gene therapy may lead to safer treatment for cancer

New method of delivery of gene therapy may lead to safer treatment for cancer

New technique can greatly facilitate the development of vaccines against infectious diseases such as smallpox, malaria and tuberculosis

New technique can greatly facilitate the development of vaccines against infectious diseases such as smallpox, malaria and tuberculosis

By age six, children of overweight mothers are fifteen times more likely to be obese

By age six, children of overweight mothers are fifteen times more likely to be obese

Modern humans have sloppy gene control mechanisms which can make us susceptible to diseases

Modern humans have sloppy gene control mechanisms which can make us susceptible to diseases

High blood pressure risk in African-Americans linked to genetics

High blood pressure risk in African-Americans linked to genetics

Jeans too tight, then check your genes

Jeans too tight, then check your genes

Scientists identify fat gene

Scientists identify fat gene

Major European research initiative in the genetics of drug addiction

Major European research initiative in the genetics of drug addiction

Origins of racial health disparities can involve both genes and environment and the interactions between them

Origins of racial health disparities can involve both genes and environment and the interactions between them

Researchers attack cervical cancer

Researchers attack cervical cancer

Anti-seizure drugs slow aging in roundworms

Anti-seizure drugs slow aging in roundworms

Molecular pathway turns a juvenile heart into an adult heart

Molecular pathway turns a juvenile heart into an adult heart

Human Genome Project may have made traditional race-based measurements of human differences obsolete

Human Genome Project may have made traditional race-based measurements of human differences obsolete