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Discovery of fundamental mechanism within cells that link obesity and type 2 diabetes

Discovery of fundamental mechanism within cells that link obesity and type 2 diabetes

Benitec receives exclusive rights to use DNA technology pioneered at Stanford University for all RNAi therapeutic uses

Benitec receives exclusive rights to use DNA technology pioneered at Stanford University for all RNAi therapeutic uses

Cyclopamine, derived from the corn lily may treat and prevent basal cell carcinoma

Cyclopamine, derived from the corn lily may treat and prevent basal cell carcinoma

We are at the very beginning of 'gene finding' for alcohol response

We are at the very beginning of 'gene finding' for alcohol response

Significant steps to fight a deadly childhood muscle cancer

Significant steps to fight a deadly childhood muscle cancer

Genetic science gaining momentum by silencing genes

Genetic science gaining momentum by silencing genes

Asthma research company Synairgen to float on London's Alternative Investment Market

Asthma research company Synairgen to float on London's Alternative Investment Market

Laboratory test of evolutionary theory confirms the importance of connections between populations

Laboratory test of evolutionary theory confirms the importance of connections between populations

University of Cambridge executes exclusive patent licences and collaborative research and development agreement with Gene Networks International

University of Cambridge executes exclusive patent licences and collaborative research and development agreement with Gene Networks International

Robotic microscope shows how mutant Huntington's disease protein affects neurons

Robotic microscope shows how mutant Huntington's disease protein affects neurons

Researchers stimulate the body to repair tissue damaged by peripheral arterial obstructive disease

Researchers stimulate the body to repair tissue damaged by peripheral arterial obstructive disease

A new approach to controlling blood cholesterol levels may be a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease

A new approach to controlling blood cholesterol levels may be a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease

Discovery of compound that renders the MRSA superbug vulnerable to antibiotics

Discovery of compound that renders the MRSA superbug vulnerable to antibiotics

Technique for genetically modifying blood stem cells brings cure for blood diseases closer

Technique for genetically modifying blood stem cells brings cure for blood diseases closer

Some people who chew betel nut may be genetically more prone to mouth cancer

Some people who chew betel nut may be genetically more prone to mouth cancer

Estrogen protects male rats from aortic aneurysms

Estrogen protects male rats from aortic aneurysms

Genetic discovery may hold clues to the development of many cases of the most common cancers

Genetic discovery may hold clues to the development of many cases of the most common cancers

Major step forward in understanding how the organs are placed in their correct positions in the body

Major step forward in understanding how the organs are placed in their correct positions in the body

Dietary iron imbalances increase the odds of developing Parkinson's disease

Dietary iron imbalances increase the odds of developing Parkinson's disease

New study offers rare glimpse of how the smallpox virus attacks its victims

New study offers rare glimpse of how the smallpox virus attacks its victims