Genetics (461 News)

The Nobel Prize Winner Research

Nov 22, 2017 10:00 am
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In December, the Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology will be awarded for the identification of genes that control the inner clock. The honoured ac...

How cells adapt to help repair damage

Nov 21, 2017 7:30 pm
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Genetic processes that allow cells to transform so they can mend damaged nerves have been identified by scientists. Their insights on tissue repair...

New Techinque To Vanquish Bacteria

Nov 21, 2017 4:00 pm
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The intestinal bacterium E. coli can adapt to changes in its surroundings. Leiden scientists have discovered how the H-NS protein makes this possible....

New: Its possible To Be Obese Without Much Eating

Nov 20, 2017 4:30 pm
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Obesity is often attributed to a simple equation: People are eating too much and exercising too little. But evidence is growing that at least some of ...

Possible New Drug For Autism

Nov 20, 2017 10:30 am
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Scientists have performed a successful test of a possible new drug in a mouse model of an autism disorder. The candidate drug, called NitroSynapsin, l...

Sugar As a Trigger & Stimulus for uncontrolled Cell Growth

Nov 19, 2017 6:00 pm
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TORC1 is an enzyme complex that controls the normal growth of our cells; but, when too active, it can promote diseases such as cancer. A study led by ...

Breakthrough Discovery : Without Magical Potions We Can Be Young Again

Nov 19, 2017 9:30 am
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A team led by Professor Lorna Harries, Professor of Molecular Genetics at the University of Exeter, has discovered a new way to rejuvenate inactive se...

First Real Life Video That Shows CRISPR in Action!

Nov 16, 2017 1:00 pm
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Single-molecule movie of DNA search and cleavage by CRISPR-Cas9. pic.twitter.com/3NQxmbvzJF — hnisimasu (@hnisimasu) November 10, 201...

Identifying the Genes Responsible for Pancreatic Cancer Progression

Nov 11, 2017 5:00 pm
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Alterations in four main genes are responsible for how long patients survive with pancreatic cancer, according to a new study in JAMA Oncology. Bef...

Flat worms Shed Light on Role of Migrating Stem Cells in Cancer

Oct 20, 2017 6:30 pm
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A new study carried out by the University of Oxford has used flat worms to look at the role of migrating stem cells in cancer. Researchers from the...

High-fidelity recording of molecular geometry with DNA 'nanoscopy'

Oct 9, 2017 2:00 pm
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Researchers are constantly expanding their arsenal of methods to decipher the spatial organization of biological structures. Using microscopes, they c...

Killer Flies Push the Boundaries of Fast Vision

Oct 8, 2017 6:00 pm
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Have you ever noticed that it’s difficult to swat a fly? Although some attribute their deftness to simple feats of agility, new research suggest...

New system finds and targets vulnerabilities in lung cancer cells

Oct 7, 2017 6:00 pm
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Genetic changes that help lung cancer thrive also make it vulnerable to a promising experimental drug, according to a study led by researchers from Pe...

Two Genes Linked to Deadly Form of Bacterial Infection

Oct 2, 2017 2:00 pm
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The group A Streptococcus pathogen can cause a range of illnesses, from a relatively minor case of strep throat to life-threatening problems like pneu...

DNA methylation dynamics during early plant life

Oct 2, 2017 10:30 am
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Cytosine methylation is crucial for gene regulation and silencing of transposable elements in mammals and plants. While this epigenetic mark is extens...

Ancient DNA data fills in thousands of years of human prehistory in Africa

Oct 1, 2017 10:30 am
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By sequencing the ancient genomes of 15 individuals from different parts of Africa, researchers reporting in the journal Cell on September 21 have rec...

Genomic recycling: Ancestral genes take on new roles

Sep 26, 2017 2:00 pm
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One often hears about the multitude of genes we have in common with chimps, birds or other living creatures, but such comparisons are sometimes mislea...

Plant geneticists develop a new application of CRISPR to break yield barriers in crops

Sep 23, 2017 6:00 pm
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Scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) have harnessed the still untapped power of genome editing to improve agricultural crops. Using toma...

Why Aging is Important and Inevitable?

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 am
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Researchers at the Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB) in Mainz, Germany, have made a breakthrough in understanding the origin of the ageing process....

CRISPR technology used to change flower color

Sep 19, 2017 10:30 am
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In a world-first, Japanese scientists have used the revolutionary CRISPR, or CRISPR/Cas9, genome- editing tool to change flower colour in an ornamenta...


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