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Euan Ashley and a team of Stanford researchers have found that significant challenges must be overcome before whole-genome sequencing can be routinely clinically useful.
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5 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
Over 1,500 scientists from Asia, Europe and the U.S. are expected to attend the Genetics Society of America 's 55th annual Drosophila Research Conference, March 26 to 30, 2014, at the San Diego Town and Country Resort and Conference Center, San Diego, CA.
6 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
For more than a decade scientists have been saying that a genomic revolution will transform medicine, making it possible to scan all of a person's DNA to predict risk and customize medical care.
6 hrs ago | The Age
By noon, the temperature was steaming in eastern Arkansas, and the mosquitoes were swarming clouds in the humid, fetid air.
6 hrs ago | Medical Daily
With no single gene a root cause, bipolar disorder appears to be the collaboration of five or so regions of the human genome, including a newly discovered gene associated with an enzyme helping to conduct signals into the body's nerve cells.
9 hrs ago | The Tufts Daily
Monaco, who himself worked on neurobiology and genetics before coming to Tufts, described Venter's background as a scientist, graduating from the University of California, San Diego and publishing over 250 research articles as well as developing expressed sequence tags .
10 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Prof. Dr. Markus NA then, Director of the Institute of Human Genetics University of Bonn Hospital.
14 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Researchers at Emory University School of Medicine will study individuals with genetic mutations associated with Parkinson's disease as part of the Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative , a large-scale biomarker study sponsored by The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.
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.