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Up to 500,000 Americans will develop lupus-related kidney disease

Up to 500,000 Americans will develop lupus-related kidney disease

Caution against FDA approval of race-based pharmaceutical

Caution against FDA approval of race-based pharmaceutical

Novel mutation in the recently identified LRRK2 gene causes parkinsonism

Novel mutation in the recently identified LRRK2 gene causes parkinsonism

Importance of Fbw7 as an emerging tumor suppressor

Importance of Fbw7 as an emerging tumor suppressor

Early Alzheimer's disease may be precipitated by a neuron traffic jam

Early Alzheimer's disease may be precipitated by a neuron traffic jam

Differences in how HIV virus infects males and females

Differences in how HIV virus infects males and females

Common epigenetic problem doubles cancer risk

Common epigenetic problem doubles cancer risk

Genzyme begins gene transfer trial for peripheral arterial disease

Genzyme begins gene transfer trial for peripheral arterial disease

Scientists have regenerated a damaged optic nerve

Scientists have regenerated a damaged optic nerve

Protein called CK2 plays a deadly role in colorectal carcinoma

Protein called CK2 plays a deadly role in colorectal carcinoma

Cutting edge technology identifies genes that are involved in the development of Alzheimer's disease

Cutting edge technology identifies genes that are involved in the development of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers have identified a protein called HIF-2a, which is important in retina formation

Researchers have identified a protein called HIF-2a, which is important in retina formation

Scientists have replicated hepatitis C virus (HCV) in the laboratory

Scientists have replicated hepatitis C virus (HCV) in the laboratory

Differing forms of taste genes mean that we all live in our own unique taste world

Differing forms of taste genes mean that we all live in our own unique taste world

Secreted signaling protein called Wnt10b secret to new drugs for preventing or treating osteoporosis

Secreted signaling protein called Wnt10b secret to new drugs for preventing or treating osteoporosis

Why some lung cancers stop responding to the drugs erlotinib (Tarceva) and gefitinib (Iressa)

Why some lung cancers stop responding to the drugs erlotinib (Tarceva) and gefitinib (Iressa)

Crystallized molecular machine reveals possible new paths for treating diseases

Crystallized molecular machine reveals possible new paths for treating diseases

New clues to amyloidoses

New clues to amyloidoses

Lack of collagen increases likelihood of osteoarthritis

Lack of collagen increases likelihood of osteoarthritis

Americans support appropriate use of reproductive genetic testing

Americans support appropriate use of reproductive genetic testing