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1 hr ago | CiteULike

Acquired Homozygosity (Isodisomy) of Chromosome 3 in Uveal Melanoma

Cancer Genetics and Cytogenetics , Vol. 102, No. 1. , pp. 40-45, doi:10.1016/s0165-4608 00290-2 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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5 hrs ago | CiteULike

Microbial Biosynthesis of Alkanes

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

CiteULike

The Population Genetics of Evolutionary Rescue

Evolutionary rescue occurs when a population that is threatened with extinction by an environmental change adapts to the change sufficiently rapidly to survive.

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Circulation

FH4=STAP1. Another Gene for Familial Hypercholesterolemia?: Relevance ...

Correspondence to Ian N.M. Day, PhD, Bristol Genetics Epidemiology Laboratories, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Oakfield House, Oakfield Grove, Bristol BS8 2BN, United Kingdom.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Study identifies genetic change in autism-related gene

A new study from Bradley Hospital has identified a genetic change in a recently identified autism-associated gene, which may provide further insight into the causes of autism.

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Examiner.com

Genetic study offers hope to cure 2014 strain of Ebola

John Karpee, 24, lies in an observation room at a government clinic on August 24, 2014, in Dolo Town, Liberia.

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Scientific Blogging

Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing: Why Pregnant Women Should Love Blood Tests

Susan J. Gross, M.D., is Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health, Pediatrics and Genetics at the Albert Einstein College... It has been almost 400 years since the publication of Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus by the British physician William Harvey, which accurately described the circulation ... (more)

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Biology, Science, Health, Circulation

PhysOrg Weblog

NIH to launch human safety study of Ebola vaccine candidate

Initial human testing of an investigational vaccine to prevent Ebola virus disease will begin next week by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , part of the National Institutes of Health.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Bethesda, MD, Genetics, Biology, Science

PhysOrg Weblog

Arthritis patients failing to take expensive medication, according to new research

Large numbers of people with severe rheumatoid arthritis are failing to take expensive medication as prescribed, according to a new multi-centre study led by researchers in Manchester.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Tnf, Genetics, Biology, Science, Rheumatology

Medical News Today

Endocrinologist worked with genetics of lipodystrophy experts in...

A Sydney endocrinologist worked with genetics of lipodystrophy experts in Cambridge to solve a mysterious case of diabetes from the past.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Endocrinology, Biology, Science, Diabetes, Health, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Live Science

Personalized Medicine Will Be 'One Size Fits Most'

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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Nature Genetics

Corrigendum: A copy number variation morbidity map of developmental delay

In the version of this article initially published, in Table 1 and its associated text, there was a calculation error in which the relative sizes of the case and control populations were set to be equal; because the size of the case population was nearly double that of the control population , this resulted in erroneously inflated penetrance ... (more)

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Nature Neuroscience

PhD Position - Identification of novel causative genes for inherited neurodegenerative disorders

About 1,300 scientists conduct strategic basic research on the molecular mechanisms that are responsible for the functioning of the human body, plants, and microorganisms.

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Cosmetics Design

DNA profiling paving the way in personalised beauty

Bespoke beauty treatments based on the individual's genetic code are no longer a notion of the future.

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EurekAlert!

Dartmouth isolates environmental influences in genome-wide association studies

Dartmouth cancer researchers developed and tested an advanced statistical model to evaluate the genetic and environmental interactions that contribute to disease as published yesterday in Human Genetics .

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Nature Neuroscience

Faculty Position in Developmental and Cell Biology

The Stowers Institute for Medical Research invites innovative young scientists to apply for a faculty position in Developmental and Cell Biology at the rank of Assistant Investigator.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Bioinformatics

SNPsea: an algorithm to identify cell types, tissues and pathways affected by risk loci

It tests trait-associated genomic loci for enrichment of specificity to conditions .

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Fight Aging!

Everything Looks the Same in the Distance

Within our lifetimes the causes of aging and frailty might be brought under medical control and halted.

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Switched

What Hangovers Have To Do With Your Genes

Some people get hangovers after a night of drinking, while others don't, and the reason may be in their genes, a new study of twins in Australia suggests.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Alcoholism, Health, University of Missouri

Journal of Experimental Botany

The genetics of water-use efficiency and its relation to growth in maritime pine

To meet the increasing demand of wood biomass worldwide in the context of climate change, developing improved forest tree varieties for high productivity in water-limited conditions is becoming a major issue.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Alternative Energy, Biomass, Energy

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