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6 hrs ago | Live Science
This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.
8 hrs ago | Nature Genetics
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)
12 hrs ago | Nature Neuroscience
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.
16 hrs ago | Cosmetics Design
Bespoke beauty treatments based on the individual's genetic code are no longer a notion of the future.
17 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
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 .
It tests trait-associated genomic loci for enrichment of specificity to conditions .
Within our lifetimes the causes of aging and frailty might be brought under medical control and halted.
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.
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.
Motivation: Exome sequencing technologies have transformed the field of Mendelian genetics and allowed for efficient detection of genomic variants in protein-coding regions.
FDNA Inc. and London Medical Databases Ltd. announced today that they have partnered to offer, for the first time, online access to the award winning database exclusively through FDNA's solutions.
Regardless of their stage or type, cancers appear to share a telltale signature of widespread changes to the so-called epigenome, according to a team of researchers.
The fall bull selling season is about to be in full swing starting with the early sales in California.
In January, CytoScan Dx Assay became the first and only CMA to gain clearance by the US Food and Drug Administration .
As I noted earlier, the 2013 Supreme Court ruling declared that isolated human genes are not patentable, which significantly challenged Myriad's patent landscape.
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have developed a new integrated approach to pinpoint the genetic "drivers" of cancer, uncovering eight genes that could be viable for targeted breast cancer therapy.
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