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Genetics is the study of how traits are inherited from one generation to the next.
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Studies of the origins of human sexuality and aggression are typically in the domain of the sciences, where researchers examine genetic, neurobiological, social and environmental factors.
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Having cytogenetic information about plants is basic to classify species and promote new studies on agriculture and crop improvement.
12 hrs ago | Psychology Today
Based on a concept first proposed by DNA Nobel laureate Francis Crick, a sophisticated combination of genetics , neurochemistry and optics - called "optogenetics" - may finally lead to the true "root" of psychiatric illness.
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Nearly 600 scientists from 25 countries and 35 states will attend the 2014 Yeast Genetics Meeting organized by the Genetics Society of America next week at the University of Washington in Seattle.
15 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Searching for "broken genes" - those whose protective effects come from shutting off and ceasing to function - gives drug companies an important leg up, explained David Altshuler, professor of genetics and medicine at Harvard Medical School.
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Like other major research centers studying genetic causes of uncommon and poorly understood nervous system disorders, Cedars-Sina i maintains a growing collection of DNA and tissue samples donated by patients.
This figure is very different from one given in 2012, when some scientists involved in the ENCODE project stated that 80% of our genome has some biochemical function.
Evidence continues to accumulate regarding genetic factors involved in the development of schizophrenia , a debilitating psychiatric disorder.
Dysfunction in dopamine signaling profoundly changes the activity level of about 2,000 genes in the brain's prefrontal cortex and may be an underlying cause of certain complex neuropsychiatric disorders, such as schizophrenia , according to UC Irvine scientists.
Correspondence: Dr J Tang, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA.
The process involves a one-pot hydrazinolysis/Dimroth-rearrangement of these salts followed by a ligand-free copper nanoparticle-catalyzed azide-alkyne Huisgen cycloaddition."
A new study in East Asian women has identified three genetic changes linked to an increased risk of breast cancer.
Editor at Biotech Week -- Current study results on Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases and Conditions have been published.
Steve Connor is the Science Editor of The Independent. He has won many awards for his journalism, including five-times winner of the prestigious British science writers' award; the David Perlman Award of the American Geophysical Union; twice commended as specialist journalist of the year in the UK Press Awards; UK health journalist of the year and ... (more)
Cancer is a disease of the genome resulting from a combination of genetic modifications .
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