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  1. A Fuller Picture of CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Bioscience Technology

    They're among the most powerful tools for demonstrating how cancer grows and spreads, but mathematical models of the disease have always faced an either/or problem. Models for capturing the spatial - or 3-D - aspects of tumors don't reflect the speed at which they grow.

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  2. Proud to be a Jayhawk fundraiser benefiting SUA carnival, KU effort to combat sexual violenceRead the original story

    32 min ago | University of Kansas

    Beginning with the first home game Saturday, Sept. 5, the proceeds of football programs at home games will support both University of Kansas campus awareness and education efforts to combat sexual violence as well as the comeback of the beloved Student Union Activities carnival.

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  3. Foundation for Women's Cancer Alerts Women to the Facts About the...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... survivor, I am committed to sharing crucial information with women about signs and symptoms, and the important role genetics plays for many families. I consider this one of the most important roles of my life. ~ Camille Grammer The Foundation for ...

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  4. Pennsylvania Reproductive Specialists Shares Hopeful News for Future of Fertility TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    ... developments in the field of genetic research for infertility treatment. The August 10, 2015, article entitled, "Genetics May Be Underlying Cause of Infertility; New Technology Identifies Genetic Diseases," and written by Stephanie Castillo, ...

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  5. Experts Investigate the Benefits of Fish Oil Supplements in Osteoarthritis SufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    Arthritis is one of the most prevalent and debilitating conditions nowadays, and the most common kind is osteoarthritis. This is a joint disease that is caused by the wear and tear in the joint cartilage.

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  6. Researchers design cheaper, faster, more accurate test to identify gene defects in heart patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stanford

    A new technique could eventually enable doctors to diagnose genetic heart diseases by rapidly scanning more than 85 genes known to cause cardiac anomalies. For the subset of heart patients whose illness isn't caused by a lifetime of cigarettes, trans fats or high glycemic foods, a new genetic test developed at the Stanford University School of Medicine may be able to accurately pinpoint the likely genetic causes of their conditions in just a couple of days.

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... He reviews the portfolio of breakthroughs spanning all fronts, including developments in drugs, vaccines, devices, genetics and behavior. This book will inform, educate and inspire Parkinson's disease patients and family members, as well as health ...

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  8. Analysts Expect InVitae Corp to PostRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    InVitae Corp has earned an average broker rating score of 1.50 from the four analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the company.

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  9. bluebird bio (BLUE) - Analysts' Weekly Ratings UpdatesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They now have a $244.00 price target on the stock. 8/14/2015 - bluebird bio had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Roth Capital.

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  10. Brokerages Anticipate Summit Therapeutic to AnnounceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Summit Therapeutic have earned an average broker rating score of 1.00 from the two brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating.

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  11. Analysts Anticipate Cellectis SA to AnnounceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Systems (MRS), used for gene excision, correction or replacement. The Company also offers rational inverse genetics and targeting recombination tools. Cellectis SA markets its technologies mainly for use in the research field, in pharmaceutical drug ...

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  12. Leerink Swann Boosts Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Price Target to $151.00Read the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has an "outperform" rating on the biopharmaceutical company's stock. Leerink Swann's price objective points to a potential upside of 38.44% from the company's previous close.

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  13. 8/31/15 OT - Eat your veggiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lone Star Ball

    ... as has drug toxicity, and certain infections (including Hepatitis C ). On the other hand, molecular biology and genetics have given rise to the recognition of various genetic causes, increasing the intrinsic category. For example, mutations in the ...

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  14. Gene associated with sudden cardiac death identified by ICD monitoringRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... cause of death in patients with non-ischaemic cardiac muscle weakness, i.e. a type of heart failure caused by genetics or for which no cause is known. Now, researchers at the University ... Scientists, including SFU professor Peter Ruben, have found ...

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  15. Pakistan reiterates support to Sri Lanka in enhancing skills of youthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Colombo Page

    Aug 31, Colombo: Pakistan continues to support Sri Lanka in enhancing its younger generation's nation building capacities with better educational opportunities, the High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Major General Syed Shakeel Hussain said. The High Commissioner expressed his country's support at a ceremony held to hand over computers to the management of Jinnah Computer Centre at Jinnah Memorial Hall in Kandy.

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  16. September is Alzheimer's monthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Brookfield

    ... but the only one without a way to prevent, cure or slow its progression. Age is the biggest risk factor, another is genetics. I know all too well the ravages of this disease can have on the person, their family, and personal finances. My grandma ...

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  17. BioMarin Announces Two Oral and 19 Poster Presentations at the...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Benzinga

    BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. announced today that the company will present data in two oral and 19 poster presentations at the Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism 2015 Annual Meeting which will be held on September 1-4 in Lyon, France. In an oral platform session, long-term efficacy and safety data from a Phase 2 extension study of pegvaliase in adults with phenylketonuria will be presented.

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  18. Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Given "Positive" Rating at Needham & Company LLCRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "positive" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Needham & Company LLC in a research note issued on Monday, MarketBeat.Com reports. In other Alnylam Pharmaceuticals news, CMO Akshay Vaishnaw sold 8,750 shares of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 16th.

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  19. Medtronic says trials find gene linked to sudden cardiac deathRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Aug 31 Two studies have identified a gene associated with potentially fatal abnormal heart rhythms, device maker Medtronic Plc said on Monday. The studies evaluated genetic information to identify gene abnormalities that may be associated with heart rhythms that could cause sudden cardiac death, the company said.

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  20. Canadian Scientists Describe New Clam Species from the Depths off Canada's Atlantic CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Canadian scientists have described a new species of giant file clam, originally collected from deep waters off Newfoundland 30 years ago. The scientific paper, published in the journal Zootaxa, is co-authored by researchers with the Canadian Museum of Nature and Fisheries and Oceans Canada .

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