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Four years following Dr. Ohad Birk, discovery of genetic mutations that lead to the condition known as Progressive Cerebro-Cerebellar Atrophy which affects many Israeli families of Iraqi and Moroccan descent, he has now announced that his lab has discovered yet another genetic mutation that leads to a similar disease in Moroccan Jews PCCA2.
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Students are learning science in a different way at Scott M. Brame Middle School, thanks to a new piece of technology.
Airways near lung tumors provide clues to the genetics of cancer that suggest that seemingly healthy cells may in fact hide clues that lung cancer will later develop, according to a study.
Addictions are serious and common psychiatric disorders, and are among the leading contributors to preventable death.
Imagine that there is a trait observed among people that seems to occur more frequently in some families and not others.
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Computational biologist Professor Murray Cox and molecular biologist Dr Austen Ganley led the research that analysed what happens when a new species is formed.
Our intestines harbour an astronomical number of bacteria, around 100 times the number of cells in our body, known as the gut microbiota.
When we are young and just learning about genetics, we learn about tall and short pea plants, straight and curly hair, and how many blue-eyed children a couple can expect to have.
Researchers at Harvard University's Stem Cell Institute have converted skin cells of patients with early-onset Alzheimer's disease into neurons that are typically affected by the disease.
BACKGROUND:Autism spectrum disorder is highly heritable, but the genetic risk factors for it remain largely unknown.
Mating Systems, Reproductive Success, and Sexual Selection in Secretive Species: A Case Study of the Western Diamond-Backed Rattlesnake, Crotalus atrox Long-term studies of individual animals in nature contribute disproportionately to our understanding of the principles of ecology and evolution.
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Technology often outpaces ethical discussions; this has become evident in the current recommendations around next-generation genomic testing and the way in which results are handled for pediatric patients.
A team led by researchers from the Spanish National Research Council and the University of Salamanca has found a genetic cause for premature ovarian failure, a disorder affecting 1 percent of women that provokes the loss of ovarian function years before menopause.