2 hrs ago | Circulation
From the Center for Human Genetic Research , Hemorrhagic Stroke Research Group , Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology, Department of Neurology , and Department of Emergency Medicine , Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA;Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA ; Department of Neurology, ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Nature Neuroscience
Several computational and wet-bench postdoctoral positions are immediately available as part of an interdisciplinary research team using advanced high-throughput and analysis strategies including regulates chromatin structure and gene expression in early development.
11 hrs ago | CNN
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12 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Can human genes be patented? That was the question posed by Alan J. Snyder, vice president and associate provost for research and graduate studies at Lehigh, and Lee Kaplan, scientific director of cellular and molecular genetics at Health Network Laboratories, at a panel discussion on campus this spring.
Being public on the internet means having to interact with many different sorts.
The Queensland Institute of Medical Research will head the Australian data collection team for the Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative , recruiting 8000 women from Australia, the US, Sweden and Denmark for the landmark study.
The genetics and history of Tibet are fascinating to many. To be honest the primary reason here is elevation.
The strikingly beautiful, milky coats of white tigers are caused by a single change in a known pigment gene, a new study finds.
From the Cardiovascular Division, British Heart Foundation Centre, King's College London, UK ; The Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK ; and Chinese Academy of Sciences Key Laboratory of Computational Biology, Max Planck Partner Institute for Computational Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, ... (more)
The researchers have traced the cause to a single change in a gene known to drive pigmentation in a host of animals, including humans.
Researchers from the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, and the University's Brain Tumor Program, have developed a new mouse model of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors that allow them to discover new genes and gene pathways driving this type of cancer.
A surge in interest in "mail order" gene tests is expected after actress Angelina Jolie's recent announcement.
Now, EPFL researchers led by Johan Auwerx report in the journal Nature how a mechanism in mice plays a determining role in longevity.
Although methods for local ancestry inference have been extensively validated in simulations , no empirical study of local ancestry accuracy in Latinos exists to date.
Overexpression of a gene associated with schizophrenia causes classic symptoms of the disorder that are reversed when gene expression returns to normal, scientists report.
Dawn Berger, a Summerville resident, spends time with her daughter, Isabelle, 3, before work.