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European journal of human genetics : EJHG , Vol. 21, No. 9. , pp. 918-928, doi:10.1038/ejhg.2012.283 Cardiomyopathies are a heterogeneous group of diseases with various etiologies.
New polymorphism datasets from heterochroneous data have arisen thanks to recent advances in experimental and microbial molecular evolution, and the sequencing of ancient DNA .
Josh is joined by Stephen Jacobson and Michal Friedman to debate the motivation behind Spain's decision to open their arms to the descendants of those who once fled the country due to persecution.
From the Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology , and Cardiovascular Genetics Program , NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY; Molecular Cardiology, Maugeri Foundation, Pavia, Italy ; Del E. Webb Center for Neuroscience, Aging & Stem Cell Research, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, CA ; Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, ... (more)
Use of DNA-based genetic markers  has forever changed the practice of genetics.
Months after receiving a warning from FDA, 23andMe's CEO delivered a SXSW keynote on company's future and the growing trend of consumer genetics.
Current opinion in genetics & development , Vol. 23, No. 3. , pp. 345-351, doi:10.1016/j.gde.2013.02.012 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.
Response Genetics, Inc. , a company focused on the development and sale of molecular diagnostic tests for cancer today announced the commercial availability of its expanded KRAS assay, a mutation detection test that provides broader coverage of KRAS mutations, including those in regions of the gene not previously examined.
It is now common knowledge that having too much fat is bad for you, but less well known is the serious threat posed by the "hidden fat" that surrounds our vital organs.
Mutations in a gene associated with leukemia cause a newly described condition that affects growth and intellectual development in children, new research reports.
Obesity is a huge epidemic plaguing our country. Polls have even been taken to show which States are the top ten fattest.
Burly, bearded James Fallon tells people he has the brain of a psychopathic killer.
Harvard stem cell scientists have successfully converted skins cells from patients with early-onset Alzheimer's into the types of neurons that are affected by the disease, making it possible for the first time to study this leading form of dementia in living human cells.
March 9, 2014 - For the first time, researchers have shown that an essential biological process known as protein synthesis can be studied in adult stem cells - something scientists have long struggled to accomplish.
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.
Students are learning science in a different way at Scott M. Brame Middle School, thanks to a new piece of technology.