Genetics News and Research

Latest Genetics News and Research

Prediction of adult diseases in infancy

Prediction of adult diseases in infancy

Turmeric corrects the cystic fibrosis defect

Turmeric corrects the cystic fibrosis defect

Researchers have discovered a genetic mutation associated with an inherited form of motor neuron disease

Researchers have discovered a genetic mutation associated with an inherited form of motor neuron disease

Link between iron regulation and the immune system

Link between iron regulation and the immune system

Pfizer donates £1 million Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Pfizer donates £1 million Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Functional genomics provide improved drug discovery

Functional genomics provide improved drug discovery

Myriad Genetics advances drug for chemotherapy-induced nausea

Myriad Genetics advances drug for chemotherapy-induced nausea

Poultry litter harbors agents that generate antibiotic multi-resistance

Poultry litter harbors agents that generate antibiotic multi-resistance

More useful plants may blossom from gene discoveries

More useful plants may blossom from gene discoveries

An experimental vaccine based on a critical piece of the SARS virus

An experimental vaccine based on a critical piece of the SARS virus

New evidence that brain circuits involved in drug addiction are also activated by the desire for food

New evidence that brain circuits involved in drug addiction are also activated by the desire for food

Estrogen–like drugs may help postmenopausal women

Estrogen–like drugs may help postmenopausal women

Researchers find drug that may suppress genetic mutation using a novel screening approach

Researchers find drug that may suppress genetic mutation using a novel screening approach

Gene discovery could improve anemia treatment in patients

Gene discovery could improve anemia treatment in patients

New method that will revolutionize the search for genes

New method that will revolutionize the search for genes

Bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and the eighth most common in women

Bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and the eighth most common in women

New information on genetic shuffling before egg or sperm formation rewrites genetic theory

New information on genetic shuffling before egg or sperm formation rewrites genetic theory

Extensive gene traffic, the process of genes leaving and arriving on the chromosome

Extensive gene traffic, the process of genes leaving and arriving on the chromosome

New gene presents a potent new target for breast cancer therapy

New gene presents a potent new target for breast cancer therapy

Microbiologists have characterised the DNA in bacteria responsible for vomiting

Microbiologists have characterised the DNA in bacteria responsible for vomiting