Genes News and Research

RSS
Genetically engineering viruses to carry a suicide gene into ovarian cancer cells

Genetically engineering viruses to carry a suicide gene into ovarian cancer cells

Key signal in mice that tells stem cells to commit to becoming fat cells

Key signal in mice that tells stem cells to commit to becoming fat cells

UK pharmacogenetics research - how genetic makeup can affect response to different drugs

UK pharmacogenetics research - how genetic makeup can affect response to different drugs

Australian frog could boost the prospects of maintaining human muscle strength into old age

Australian frog could boost the prospects of maintaining human muscle strength into old age

New gene found in genetic wasteland

New gene found in genetic wasteland

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Exposure to excess hormones in the womb increases risk of heart disease and diabetes

Exposure to excess hormones in the womb increases risk of heart disease and diabetes

Recommended guidelines to govern genetic testing in Europe

Recommended guidelines to govern genetic testing in Europe

£11.5m for new structural proteomics research

£11.5m for new structural proteomics research

3dgenome program should lead to a breakthrough in our understanding of how our genome functions

3dgenome program should lead to a breakthrough in our understanding of how our genome functions

Potential new strategy for blocking tumor growth

Potential new strategy for blocking tumor growth

Obesity must be acknowledged as a disease

Obesity must be acknowledged as a disease

Statins don't always lower cholesterol

Statins don't always lower cholesterol

Atrial fibrillation may be hereditary

Atrial fibrillation may be hereditary

Simple genetic code might work to wire up the body from head to foot

Simple genetic code might work to wire up the body from head to foot

Size and shape of  synapses among neurons in the cerebral cortex determine long term memory capability

Size and shape of synapses among neurons in the cerebral cortex determine long term memory capability

Significance of the discovery of anthrax toxin genes in a naturally occurring microbe other than Bacillus anthracis

Significance of the discovery of anthrax toxin genes in a naturally occurring microbe other than Bacillus anthracis

Biologist has identified gene patterns that characterize a biologically distinct subtype of estrogen receptor negative breast tumor

Biologist has identified gene patterns that characterize a biologically distinct subtype of estrogen receptor negative breast tumor

People with extremely early or extremely late sleep times may suffer from Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder

People with extremely early or extremely late sleep times may suffer from Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder

Oxidants are responsible for sex in algae

Oxidants are responsible for sex in algae