Chromosome News and Research

Latest Chromosome News and Research

Role of complement factor H-related protein 5 in venous thromboembolism and COVID-19

Role of complement factor H-related protein 5 in venous thromboembolism and COVID-19

DNA abnormality explains insensitivity to chemotherapy in germ cell cancer

DNA abnormality explains insensitivity to chemotherapy in germ cell cancer

Insight into the future of genetic testing

Insight into the future of genetic testing

Improving our understanding of a severe pregnancy sickness (Hyperemesis Gravidarum)

Improving our understanding of a severe pregnancy sickness (Hyperemesis Gravidarum)

Human genome sequenced in its entirety for the first time

Human genome sequenced in its entirety for the first time

UW Medicine scientists contribute to the publication of first complete, gapless genome sequence

UW Medicine scientists contribute to the publication of first complete, gapless genome sequence

Study identifies 10 new genetic regions linked with Brugada syndrome

Study identifies 10 new genetic regions linked with Brugada syndrome

$4 million program launched to find transformative therapies for ADNP syndrome

$4 million program launched to find transformative therapies for ADNP syndrome

Biologists discover gene deletion behind abnormality in blood cancer cells

Biologists discover gene deletion behind abnormality in blood cancer cells

RNA-chopping enzyme Dicer stabilizes mammalian chromosomes with the help of BRD4 activator

RNA-chopping enzyme Dicer stabilizes mammalian chromosomes with the help of BRD4 activator

Cell fusion could be a potential therapeutic strategy to treat retinal damage

Cell fusion could be a potential therapeutic strategy to treat retinal damage

First genetic rat model of Down syndrome offers better understanding of the condition

First genetic rat model of Down syndrome offers better understanding of the condition

Researchers investigate a predictive tool for the progression of rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers investigate a predictive tool for the progression of rheumatoid arthritis

Study shows the impact of gender-affirming hormone therapy on epigenetic signature of genes

Study shows the impact of gender-affirming hormone therapy on epigenetic signature of genes

Neanderthal gene makes people susceptible to COVID-19, but protects against HIV

Neanderthal gene makes people susceptible to COVID-19, but protects against HIV

Surprising discovery about genetic form of microcephaly has potential to inform treatment strategies

Surprising discovery about genetic form of microcephaly has potential to inform treatment strategies

Researchers identify autoantibody targets in COVID-19 patients

Researchers identify autoantibody targets in COVID-19 patients

Drugs used to increase insulin signaling may be effective therapeutic strategy for autism

Drugs used to increase insulin signaling may be effective therapeutic strategy for autism

Genetically informed brain atlases help identify hundreds of genomic loci

Genetically informed brain atlases help identify hundreds of genomic loci

Genomes of marine invertebrates found to be surprisingly stable across deep time

Genomes of marine invertebrates found to be surprisingly stable across deep time