Chromosome News and Research

Latest Chromosome News and Research

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

Childhood leukaemia significantly lower in Asia than in Western countries

Childhood leukaemia significantly lower in Asia than in Western countries

Gene linked to both alcoholism and depression

Gene linked to both alcoholism and depression

Studies of human genetic variation have found strong evidence for the action of natural selection

Studies of human genetic variation have found strong evidence for the action of natural selection

New genetic hypothesis for the cause of autism

New genetic hypothesis for the cause of autism

Mitochondrial genes cause nuclear mischief

Mitochondrial genes cause nuclear mischief

Women perceive color better than men

Women perceive color better than men

Researchers discover that DNA fragments destroy melanoma cells

Researchers discover that DNA fragments destroy melanoma cells

Broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage effective in disrupting late stages of cell growth in breast cancer

Broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage effective in disrupting late stages of cell growth in breast cancer

Ultra-sensitive measurement technique shows how biomolecular motors carry out essential tasks

Ultra-sensitive measurement technique shows how biomolecular motors carry out essential tasks

First whole-genome survey of where three commonly used retroviruses into human DNA

First whole-genome survey of where three commonly used retroviruses into human DNA

Dual-action compound shows promise in killing prostate cancer cells

Dual-action compound shows promise in killing prostate cancer cells

Test for identifying which cases of prostate cancer will become life threatening

Test for identifying which cases of prostate cancer will become life threatening

Scientists have developed the first mouse model Werner’s syndrome

Scientists have developed the first mouse model Werner’s syndrome

Disruption of chromosome loops can lead to Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome

Disruption of chromosome loops can lead to Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome

Scientists have uncovered the identity of the last of eight genes known to contribute to Bardet-Biedl syndrome

Scientists have uncovered the identity of the last of eight genes known to contribute to Bardet-Biedl syndrome

Researchers map structure of anti-cancer molecule and open the door to the creation of more effective cancer treatments

Researchers map structure of anti-cancer molecule and open the door to the creation of more effective cancer treatments

What is Telomere crisis?

What is Telomere crisis?

Stanford researchers identify leukemia stem cells

Stanford researchers identify leukemia stem cells