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Genetic variation that doubles the risk for rheumatoid arthritis

Genetic variation that doubles the risk for rheumatoid arthritis

Microchip to track genetic signature of cancer and normal tissue

Microchip to track genetic signature of cancer and normal tissue

Prostate and kidney cancer can be detected in urine

Prostate and kidney cancer can be detected in urine

Discovery of a gene-expression signature common to distinct types of cancer

Discovery of a gene-expression signature common to distinct types of cancer

New computer cluster will help understanding of how human cells and organs work

New computer cluster will help understanding of how human cells and organs work

Genetically engineering viruses to carry a suicide gene into ovarian cancer cells

Genetically engineering viruses to carry a suicide gene into ovarian cancer cells

Cognitive decline can occur before chemotherapy treatment

Cognitive decline can occur before chemotherapy treatment

Antarctic worms may hold the key to future storage of organ transplants

Antarctic worms may hold the key to future storage of organ transplants

Bionomics and Nanogen reach milestone on the development of genetic tests for serious forms of childhood epilepsy

Bionomics and Nanogen reach milestone on the development of genetic tests for serious forms of childhood epilepsy

Australian frog could boost the prospects of maintaining human muscle strength into old age

Australian frog could boost the prospects of maintaining human muscle strength into old age

Targeting a gene that protects cancer cells from the lethal effects of radiotherapy could help improve the impact of treatment

Targeting a gene that protects cancer cells from the lethal effects of radiotherapy could help improve the impact of treatment

Cornelia de Lange syndrome gene discovered

Cornelia de Lange syndrome gene discovered

New gene found in genetic wasteland

New gene found in genetic wasteland

Drug for multiple sclerosis prevented disease development when tested on animal models

Drug for multiple sclerosis prevented disease development when tested on animal models

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Stimulation or drugs that target the pro-opiomelanocortin system will be effective in treating diabetes or obesity

Harmless virus known as GBV-C slows the progression of HIV

Harmless virus known as GBV-C slows the progression of HIV

More precise and less invasive procedure for prostate cancer detection

More precise and less invasive procedure for prostate cancer detection

Xenobiotic gets patent approval for toxin detection

Xenobiotic gets patent approval for toxin detection

Computer cluster helps understand how human cells and organs work

Computer cluster helps understand how human cells and organs work

Potential new strategy for blocking tumor growth

Potential new strategy for blocking tumor growth