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Research accelerates the search for an effective cancer vaccine

Research accelerates the search for an effective cancer vaccine

Circadian clock gene also plays pivotal role in drug addiction

Circadian clock gene also plays pivotal role in drug addiction

Novel and more effective way of testing which gene mutations cause cancer

Novel and more effective way of testing which gene mutations cause cancer

Researchers discover how microRNA are involved in the development of heart muscle

Researchers discover how microRNA are involved in the development of heart muscle

Bio-engineered skin provides clues to melanoma development

Bio-engineered skin provides clues to melanoma development

Genetic variations predispose Mexican Americans to insulin resistance

Genetic variations predispose Mexican Americans to insulin resistance

Link between PKC enzyme and kidney disease in diabetes confirmed

Link between PKC enzyme and kidney disease in diabetes confirmed

Link between hyperglycemia (high blood glucose), overexpression of PKC-beta 2 and kidney disease

Link between hyperglycemia (high blood glucose), overexpression of PKC-beta 2 and kidney disease

First clues as to why stem cells ignore stop signs in the cell cycle

First clues as to why stem cells ignore stop signs in the cell cycle

Finding could provide targets for diagnosis, prognosis, therapy of prostate cancer

Finding could provide targets for diagnosis, prognosis, therapy of prostate cancer

Researchers use RNAi libraries to identify regulators of apoptosis and chemoresistance

Researchers use RNAi libraries to identify regulators of apoptosis and chemoresistance

DNA discovery may help explain disorders such as autism

DNA discovery may help explain disorders such as autism

Experimental drug works best in combination with older remedy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Experimental drug works best in combination with older remedy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Variations in genetic code affect social behavior

Variations in genetic code affect social behavior

Accumulation of genetic changes is not solely determined by natural selection

Accumulation of genetic changes is not solely determined by natural selection

Study of glial cells in the roundworm C. elegans may provide insight into a variety of human brain diseases

Study of glial cells in the roundworm C. elegans may provide insight into a variety of human brain diseases

New study shows tiny RNAs intimately associated with cancer

New study shows tiny RNAs intimately associated with cancer

New understanding of microRNAs

New understanding of microRNAs

New bioinformatics technique for systematically analyzing key regions in DNA that help control gene activity

New bioinformatics technique for systematically analyzing key regions in DNA that help control gene activity

Diversity of HLA genotypes in humans is shaped to a significant degree by pathogens

Diversity of HLA genotypes in humans is shaped to a significant degree by pathogens