Gene News and Research

Latest Gene News and Research

Trial shows which brain cancer patients benefit from temozolomide

Trial shows which brain cancer patients benefit from temozolomide

Researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec/Imatinib

Researchers reveal potential new role for Glivec/Imatinib

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Duplication of the alpha-synuclein gene causes Parkinson's disease in a French family

Duplication of the alpha-synuclein gene causes Parkinson's disease in a French family

Bionomics licences childhood epilepsy test

Bionomics licences childhood epilepsy test

Functions of the c-myb gene which leukemia cells depend on for proliferation

Functions of the c-myb gene which leukemia cells depend on for proliferation

Marijuana use may increase the risk of ectopic (tubal) pregnancies

Marijuana use may increase the risk of ectopic (tubal) pregnancies

Discovery of key molecular step which allows cancer cells to move to different parts of the body

Discovery of key molecular step which allows cancer cells to move to different parts of the body

New type of regulatory T cell that reduces asthma and airway inflammation

New type of regulatory T cell that reduces asthma and airway inflammation

Study is the first to show that lowering the levels of lipid in nerve terminals affects the efficiency of neurotransmission

Study is the first to show that lowering the levels of lipid in nerve terminals affects the efficiency of neurotransmission

Study presents multiple lines of evidence against the proposed link between SV40 and human mesotheliomas

Study presents multiple lines of evidence against the proposed link between SV40 and human mesotheliomas

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

First generation of human retinal cells in the laboratory from human embryonic stem cells

First generation of human retinal cells in the laboratory from human embryonic stem cells

Breakthrough discovery on why the malaria parasite has become resistant to chloroquine

Breakthrough discovery on why the malaria parasite has become resistant to chloroquine

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

Zebrafish atlas will help research community to model human disease

Zebrafish atlas will help research community to model human disease

Edible vaccine for HIV AIDS

Edible vaccine for HIV AIDS

NIH opens new hospital totally dedicated to clinical research

NIH opens new hospital totally dedicated to clinical research