Chromosome News and Research

Latest Chromosome News and Research

Significant steps to fight a deadly childhood muscle cancer

Significant steps to fight a deadly childhood muscle cancer

Technique for genetically modifying blood stem cells brings cure for blood diseases closer

Technique for genetically modifying blood stem cells brings cure for blood diseases closer

Genetic discovery may hold clues to the development of many cases of the most common cancers

Genetic discovery may hold clues to the development of many cases of the most common cancers

Combination of computer science and biology could aid cancer research

Combination of computer science and biology could aid cancer research

New targets for combating infections in medical implants

New targets for combating infections in medical implants

Fourth gene found for distal muscular dystrophy

Fourth gene found for distal muscular dystrophy

3 year study to validate bladder cancer test

3 year study to validate bladder cancer test

Researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec/Imatinib

Researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec/Imatinib

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Replication timing assays may allow much earlier cancer detection

Replication timing assays may allow much earlier cancer detection

Researcher looks for clues to degenerative, deadly disease called Ataxia-telangiectasia

Researcher looks for clues to degenerative, deadly disease called Ataxia-telangiectasia

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

Edible vaccine for HIV AIDS

Edible vaccine for HIV AIDS

Experimental drug PKC412 may be the key to treating myeloproliferative disease

Experimental drug PKC412 may be the key to treating myeloproliferative disease

Novel strategy for stimulating the production of utrophin

Novel strategy for stimulating the production of utrophin

Research may provide a better understanding of the mental retardation observed in Cri-du-Chat Syndrome

Research may provide a better understanding of the mental retardation observed in Cri-du-Chat Syndrome

New insights into ancient mating and migration patterns in humans

New insights into ancient mating and migration patterns in humans

Newly completed Chromosome 5 sequence will be a powerful tool for scientists trying to understand human disease

Newly completed Chromosome 5 sequence will be a powerful tool for scientists trying to understand human disease

New genetic test can predict cleft lip or palate

New genetic test can predict cleft lip or palate

Suprising new information on the HOX genes

Suprising new information on the HOX genes