Genetics News and Research

Latest Genetics News and Research

Experimental compound prevents cholesterol gallstone disease

Experimental compound prevents cholesterol gallstone disease

Stem cells' repair skills could be link to cancer

Stem cells' repair skills could be link to cancer

Discovery of gene mutation in fruit flies that alters sensitivity to crack cocaine

Discovery of gene mutation in fruit flies that alters sensitivity to crack cocaine

FDA approves Tarceva (erlotinib)

FDA approves Tarceva (erlotinib)

Brain imaging shows differences in people at risk for Alzheimer's

Brain imaging shows differences in people at risk for Alzheimer's

Overexpression of a protein called Down Syndrome Critical Region 1 (DSCR-1) reduces tumor growth

Overexpression of a protein called Down Syndrome Critical Region 1 (DSCR-1) reduces tumor growth

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

New genetic test has proven useful as a prognostic tool for ovarian cancer

New genetic test has proven useful as a prognostic tool for ovarian cancer

Understanding the signals that delay the spread of follicular lymphoma could provide new therapeutic targets

Understanding the signals that delay the spread of follicular lymphoma could provide new therapeutic targets

70% of cases of spina bifida are preventable by folic-acid supplementation

70% of cases of spina bifida are preventable by folic-acid supplementation

Generic antipsychotic drugs can protect brain cells from progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Generic antipsychotic drugs can protect brain cells from progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Not all congestion-producing chronic rhinosinusitis infections are the same

Not all congestion-producing chronic rhinosinusitis infections are the same

Gene protects against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Gene protects against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Researchers find effective treatment for Unusual Fever Syndrome caused by cold exposure

Researchers find effective treatment for Unusual Fever Syndrome caused by cold exposure

Troponin genes offer new insights to familial heart failure

Troponin genes offer new insights to familial heart failure

What makes beer taste so darn good to men, but vile to most women?

What makes beer taste so darn good to men, but vile to most women?

Novel enzyme in sperm is essential for spontaneous and independent movement

Novel enzyme in sperm is essential for spontaneous and independent movement

Discovery of new compounds that may treat mucus build-up associated with cystic fibrosis

Discovery of new compounds that may treat mucus build-up associated with cystic fibrosis

Research opens up new avenues to diagnosis and treat Lyme disease

Research opens up new avenues to diagnosis and treat Lyme disease

The brain's dopamine system is key to alcoholism

The brain's dopamine system is key to alcoholism