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  1. Kite Pharma Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    According to Zacks, "Although Kite posted a narrower-than-expected loss and higher-than-expected revenues in the third quarter of 2015 and has progressed significantly with its lead pipeline candidate, KTE-C19, any setbacks in the development/regulatory process would weigh heavily on the stock. Moreover, Kite is not the only company working on bringing immunotherapy treatments to market with several companies, big and small, targeting this highly lucrative therapeutic area.


  2. Newborn DNA Blood Spots Stored and SoldRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... shows that anonymous DNA can be reconnected with a name using online data, "You need to have some training in genetics, but once you have this sort of training, the track is not very complicated to conduct." But like Kelly Jellin, Erlich emphasizes ...


  3. Kiwi couple raising someone else's baby Nemo after embryo swap at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Southland Times

    He and his wife are seeking answers after their embryos were swapped in a mixup at a Thai fertility hospital and their surrogate gave birth to someone else's child. While the child they did receive bears no biolgocial relationship to them, 'Nemo' is now 'like one of their own' and has become their adoptive son after a torturous intercountry adoption process.


  4. Frontotemporal dementia.Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... phenotype, all of which are characterised by the selective degeneration of the frontal and temporal cortices. Genetics is an important risk factor for frontotemporal dementia. Advances in clinical, imaging, and molecular characterisation have ...


  5. Help my dog is itchingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    AKC through the Canine Health Foundation recently offered a f ree webinar on itchy dogs by Dr. Andrew Hillier BVSc MANZCVS DACVD. Dr. Hillier felt there are some main causes of itching in dogs - infections including parasites such as fleas and mange as well as bacteria and yeast, food allergies and environmental allergies such as atopy.


  6. Nola a symbol of the threat of extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    On Sunday, Nov. 22, at about 2:30 a.m., Nola, the last northern white rhino at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, passed away. Nola came to the Safari Park in 1989 after living many years at a zoo in Czechoslovakia.


  7. US Prepares to Push Human Genetic EngineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | National Review Online

    First, as a new controversial technology becomes foreseeable, they wring their hands about the "ethics" of what they intend to do. Third, they craft parameters and issue press releases assuring a wary world that will not be allowed.


  8. Sikorsky, Yale University and ESPN are All HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... is looking for structural analysts skilled at static and fatigue... Provide research assistance for a zebrafish genetics lab and aid with the maintenance of a freshwater tropical fish (zebrafish) facility under the supervision of the principal... ...


  9. Sprenger: How to stop antibiotic resistance? Here's a WHO prescriptionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Marc Sprenger, whom I met in Stockholm when he was Director of ECDC, is now Director of WHO's secretariat for antibiotic resistance. A commentary by him: How to stop antibiotic resistance? Here's a WHO prescription .


  10. Bara ao: I was assured on budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... A biotechnology expert, the minister has been at the centre of a controversy over the transfer of the National Genetics Database (BNDG) from the Durand Hospital to the the ministry. The BNDG plays a pivotal role in DNA testing to determine the ...


  11. New class of RNA tumor suppressors identified by Stanford researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Medical News Today

    ... proteins in the cell." Khavari is the senior author of the study, which will be published online Nov. 23 in Nature Genetics. The lead author is Zurab Siprashvilli, PhD, a senior scientist at Stanford. An oncogene is a gene that, when mutated, can ...


  12. Durham resident named outstanding alumnus by North Central CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    ... student scientist and researcher and was named the College's Outstanding Major in Biology in 2000. His interest in genetics was sparked his first year in a cell biology course, taught through the prism of cancer biology, and flourished in his ...


  13. Scientists say they have a new cure for hearing lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | WNED

    Jay Alan Zimmerman is a successful composer who writes music for movies and musicals. There's something that sets him apart from other composers, however.


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    12 hrs ago | CiteULike

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  15. Inside the minds of teenagersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... cube example. Teenagers reach the peak of physical and mental capacity, but for many kids this is a dangerous age. Genetics, family experience, and their surroundings shape behavior. To understand that so much invisible change is occurring may help ...


  16. Super Genes with Dr. Rudy TanziRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KQED

    Explore how we might shape our genetic future through self-directed biological transformation. A lively mix of compelling stories, the latest scientific research and actionable wisdom from a leading genetic researcher and author.


  17. China Molecular Diagnostics Market, Test Volume Key Trends, Size,...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago |

    Researchmoz added Most up-to-date research on "China Molecular Diagnostics Market, Test Volume & Forecast" to its huge collection of research reports. China Molecular Diagnostics is a Billion dollar industry and its growing year on year rapidly.


  18. Global Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market to 2020 Key Trends, Size,...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago |

    ... Executive Summary Prostate Cancer - Overview Prostate Cancer Introduction Risk Factors Age Race Family History/Genetics Diet/Lifestyle Factors Obesity Infection/Inflammation of the Prostate Gland Disease Symptoms Diagnosis Digital Rectal Exam (DRE) ...


  19. Bio Blast Pharma Given "Outperform" Rating at OppenheimerRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    's stock had its "outperform" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Oppenheimer in a note issued to investors on Friday, Marketbeat reports. They currently have a $32.00 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company's stock.


  20. Thai surrogacy deal sours as Kiwi mum and dad given wrong babyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A New Zealand couple are seeking answers after their embryos were swapped in a mixup at a Thai fertility hospital and they were given someone else's child. Auckland husband and wife Mr and Mrs N love their adopted son "like one of their own" and have become legal guardians after a torturous inter-country adoption process.