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  1. How seeing problems in the brain makes stigma disappearRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... for hope. While not medically able to diagnose any psychiatric condition, dramatic advances in brain imaging, genetics and other technologies are helping us objectively identify mental illness. All of us experience occasional sadness and anxiety, ...

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  2. Dolphins are really smart, scientists say a " and if they had thumbs, wea d be in troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Dolphins and whales aren't that all that far behind humans in that regard, it turns out - and a new study published this week in Nature Ecology & Evolution links the complexity of dolphins' and whales' community structures with their brain size. Those aquatic mammals have deep relationships with each other, live in close-knit communities and can even talk to one another - sometimes in different dialects - the new study found.

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  3. India and Australia must become stakeholders in each other's developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... opportunity for Australian investors. Further, partnerships in areas of dairy farming and technology, breeding and genetics, food processing and research can emerge as key pillars of the bilateral relationship. In the context of renewable and clean ...

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  4. New study describes how gene-environment interaction leads to congenital heart defectsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... of congenital heart defects in animal models," says Dr. Garg, who is also professor of pediatrics and molecular genetics at The Ohio State University. "Diabetes is known to be associated with decreased nitric oxide levels in blood vessels. We ...

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  5. Contrasting Dimension TherapeuticsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Dimension Therapeutics and Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, earnings, profitability, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership. Dimension Therapeutics has a beta of 2.95, indicating that its stock price is 195% more volatile than the S&P 500.

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  6. U. researcher named to National Academy of MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... who was also dean of the medical school and senior vice president of Health Sciences at the U.; Nobel laureate and genetics professor Mario Capecchi; biology professor Baldomero Olivera; and Sun Wan Kim, pharmaceuticals professor and Huntsman Cancer ...

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  7. Penn researchers functionally dissect gene variant linked to FTLDRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Medical News

    Seven years ago, Penn Medicine researchers showed that mutations in the TMEM106B gene significantly increased a person's risk of frontotemporal lobar degeneration , the second most common cause of dementia in those under 65. While the data confirmed the gene's clinical relevance, it didn't tell researchers how it caused the disease which is vital to developing new therapeutics. Now, a new study published online this week in the American Journal of Human Genetics from Penn researchers helps answer that question by uncovering the mechanisms of the genetic mutations, or variants, associated with the gene.

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  8. Mining the Stiffness-Sensitive Transcriptome in Human Vascular Smooth ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Circulation

    From the Perelman School of Medicine , Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics , Program in Translational Biomechanics, Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics , and Departments of Genetics, Medicine, and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. From the Perelman School of Medicine , Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics , Program in Translational Biomechanics, Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics , and Departments of Genetics, Medicine, and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

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  9. FDA Approves 2nd Gene TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    ... to help battle a childhood leukemia . The FDA's move on Wednesday helps open a new phase in medical care, where genetics are used to help further treatment. "Today marks another milestone in the development of a whole new scientific paradigm for the ...

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  10. Duke researchers create new app to monitor symptoms of MSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Chronicle

    ... on indicators and causes of different symptoms. "I think collecting mobile app data paired with MRI data, or genetics data, is really the wave of the future for treating people with chronic diseases where you don't get a good sense of what's going ...

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  11. A substitute teacher duct taped the mouths of 10 students, district saysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A substitute teacher was removed from a Texas elementary school after it was reported they duct-taped the mouths of several students. According to a release sent out by Terry Abbott, chief communications officer for the Killeen Independent School District , the substitute teacher put duct tape on the mouths of 10 fifth-grade students at Maxdale Elementary and caused another three to duct tape their own mouths.

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  12. WAVE Life Sciences Ltd. (WVE) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of WAVE Life Sciences Ltd. have received a consensus rating of "Buy" from the eight research firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company.

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  13. FDA approves second gene-altering treatment for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SFGate

    The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the second in a radically new class of treatments that genetically reboot a patient's own immune cells to kill cancer. The new therapy, Yescarta, made by Kite Pharma, was approved for adults with aggressive forms of a blood cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, who have undergone two regimens of chemotherapy that failed.

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  14. TileDB Announces $1M Funding Round Led by Intel Capital and Nexus Venture PartnersRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... Institute , utilize the TileDB technology at the core of GenomicsDB, an open-source system for storing enormous genetics data." Edmon Begoli, Chief Data Architect at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), said: "I consider TileDB one of the most ...

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  15. Using DNA to build better bovine a win-winRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    Building a better bovine that eats less and still thrives in a variety of production systems is an international goal. Research is showing feed efficient animals are cheaper to keep and they may be more environmentally friendly.

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  16. Study looks at good bacteria to reduce antibiotic useRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    Ehsan Khafipour is a University of Manitoba scientist and expert in the microbiome, or the population of microbial communities that live in humans and animals. Nearly everyone has seen the TV ads for probiotic yogurt, where a middle-aged woman eats a scoop of yogurt and it instantly cures her digestive ills.

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  17. ASGH 2017 AbstractsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Wash Park Prophet

    The abstracts of the conference presentations at the American Society of Human Genetics Conference in Orlando, Florida for 2017 which is currently in progress is available here . It sorts by first digit of the paper number so, for example, 2, 20, 201 and 2001 are all adjacent to each other.

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  18. Sewer waters rose around him for days. He ate snakes and crickets to survive, he saysRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Lying at the bottom of a manhole, deep in the bowels of Houston, Texas's sewer system, Jason Courtney curled up in the fetal position - worrying for days on end that he was going to drown as sewer waters rose around him , he told KTRK. At points, 40-year-old Courtney says waters reached all the way up to his neck , according to the Free Press Houston.

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  19. Applying for a job? If ita s past 10 a.m., youa re better off waiting, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A man searches through job listings in the New York State Labor Department's Division of Employment Services in Brooklyn, N.Y. When looking for a job, when you submit your application matters according to data from the job site Talentworks. A man searches through job listings in the New York State Labor Department's Division of Employment Services in Brooklyn, N.Y. When looking for a job, when you submit your application matters according to data from the job site Talentworks.

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  20. The soft, soothing toy can relax a child. The part that comes off can choke a child.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Kids Preferred recalled about 588,000 soft musical toys sold at Carter's, Walmart and Target because a part might wind up choking a small child. The problem with the toys, sold under the brand names Carter's, Child of Mine, Guess How Much I Love You and Just One You, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recall notice : "The metal post and/or handle of the wind-up mechanism can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children."

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