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Use of these diagnostic tests is growing rapidly, but inappropriate testing has negative consequences for individuals and the U.S. health care system.
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Three quarters of those suffering from the deadly Ebola virus in a small town in northern Guinea have recovered, an unusually high proportion that is puzzling scientists and aid workers.
8 hrs ago | CiteULike
Evolution , Vol. 59, No. 6. , pp. 1175-1182, doi:10.1111/j.0014-3820.2005.tb01769.x Abstract Fitness interactions between loci in the genome, or epistasis, can result in mutations that are individually deleterious but jointly beneficial.
12 hrs ago | Newswise
RUCDR Infinite Biologics, a unit of Rutgers' Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey, has taken a major step toward expanding its focus from conducting and supporting genomic research, where it's become a recognized global leader, to the rapidly growing field of clinical genomics.
15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
The genetic basis of ciliopathies is remarkably complex, with an incomplete but expanding list of more than 89 loci implicated in various disorders."
The human gene CCR5 is critical for HIV infection. A complex structure in its messenger RNA can cause the ribosome to slip at the area in green, making the ribosome... Working with a gene that plays a critical role in HIV infection, University of Maryland researchers have discovered that some human genes have an alternate set of operating ... (more)
FLS were derived from synovial fluid obtained by arthrocentesis from patients with JIA undergoing intraarticular steroid injections and from orthopedic control patients."
Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders to affect the human brain.
Correspondence: Dr DJG Mackay, Wessex Regional Genetics Laboratory, Salisbury District Hospital, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, Salisbury SP2 8BJ, UK.
"The Maidan is a time machine," Valerii Pekar explains, and "during the revolution the space-time continuum seemed to break.
Herd improvement company, Liberty Genetics, today released ten years of breeding worth statistics on its Jersey, Friesian and Crossbred bull teams.
Shares of Thousand Oaks-based energy crop firm Ceres were up 8 percent in midday trading on news that the company inked a deal to monetize its genome viewing software through a deal with Bayer CropScience.
Imagine you were diagnosed, seemingly out of the blue, with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy , a condition that is caused by mutations in genes involved in the heart's muscle cells and is the most common cause of sudden death in young people.
Math-inclined students always stood out from the reading-inclined students in the classroom, but after taking a closer look at the DNA, it turns out many of the genes that affect children's reading skills also affect their math abilities.
Genetic engineering is such a polarizing topic that it is hard to have an even-handed debate of the issue.
The Pew Charitable Trusts have honored two Northwestern University biomedical researchers.
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