Gene News and Research

Latest Gene News and Research

Why estrogenic hormones produce unintended results in women

Why estrogenic hormones produce unintended results in women

Two-step approach to transform HIV into a cancer-seeking machine

Two-step approach to transform HIV into a cancer-seeking machine

New primate-specific gene family that spans about 10% of human chromosome 2

New primate-specific gene family that spans about 10% of human chromosome 2

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

Patients with cancer have a 7-fold increased risk for blood clots in the legs or lungs

Patients with cancer have a 7-fold increased risk for blood clots in the legs or lungs

Inserting corrective genes into the brain to fight Parkinson's disease

Inserting corrective genes into the brain to fight Parkinson's disease

Breakthrough method in nanoparticle synthesis paves the way for new pharmaceutical and biomedical applications

Breakthrough method in nanoparticle synthesis paves the way for new pharmaceutical and biomedical applications

Level of immune cell DNA in the blood might help predict success of stem cell transplantation

Level of immune cell DNA in the blood might help predict success of stem cell transplantation

Findings could lead to new asthma treatment based on individual genetic profiles

Findings could lead to new asthma treatment based on individual genetic profiles

Origins of skin cancer melanoma

Origins of skin cancer melanoma

Variation in a taste receptor gene influences taste sensitivity

Variation in a taste receptor gene influences taste sensitivity

Gene therapy helps generate bone around dental implants

Gene therapy helps generate bone around dental implants

Gene therapy for heart patients with chest pains who do not benefit from other treatments

Gene therapy for heart patients with chest pains who do not benefit from other treatments

Gene used in brain development can cause childhood brain cancers

Gene used in brain development can cause childhood brain cancers

Potential treatments for neurofibromatosis

Potential treatments for neurofibromatosis

Research reveals a novel key player in the initiation of colon cancer

Research reveals a novel key player in the initiation of colon cancer

Mitochondria - the energy factories in our cells - can sustain a cancer

Mitochondria - the energy factories in our cells - can sustain a cancer

Gene dynamin 2 underlies one form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Gene dynamin 2 underlies one form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

What causes puberty to begin?

What causes puberty to begin?

Significant advance toward understanding lifelong process of blood cell formation

Significant advance toward understanding lifelong process of blood cell formation