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  1. Genialis Expands Portfolio of Multi-Omics Data Analysis Workflows to Extend Applications for Drug DiscoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... Genialis and Roche are debuting the integrated solution at the 68th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG 2018), which takes place October 16-20 in San Diego, CA. Biological tissue samples like cancer stem cells, blood ...


  2. New findings reveal potential cellular players in tumor microenvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... learning from every data set", said David Harel, CEO, CytoReason. "CytoReason's computational platform integrates genetics, genomics, proteomics, cytometry and literature with machine learning to create our disease models. This analysis further ...


  3. Study of Nigerian breast cancer patients reveals prevalence of aggressive molecular featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... study author Olufunmilayo Olopade, MD, the Walter L. Palmer Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics, associate dean for Global Health and director of the Center for Clinical Cancer Genetics at the University of Chicago ...


  4. Rapper Berner Talks Cannabis Business Ventures, Shares Advice For EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... walk us through his canna-businesses. "Cookies is internationally known and pretty successful," Berner said. "The genetics we brought changed the game in the cannabis space." Cookies isn't Berner's only cannabis brand. He opened a dispensary in ...


  5. Unravelling the genetics of fungal fratricideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science, Industry and Business

    Selfish genes are genes that are passed on to the next generation but confer no advantage on the individual as a whole, and may sometimes be harmful. Researchers at Uppsala University have, for the first time, sequenced two selfish genes in the fungus Neurospora intermedia that cause fungal spores to kill their siblings.


  6. Fly me to the moon: Fruit flies in spaceRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... next way to fly, the new frontier." She followed a liberal arts curriculum at Mills College, but a core class in genetics set her on the path to eventually achieving a doctoral degree in genetics at UC Berkeley. Kimbrell is now an emerita researcher ...


  7. Elizabeth Warren's DNA test: How reliable is it? A Penn prof explainsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    DNA databases contain few, if any, samples from people of Native American descent who live in the United States, as tribal elders have discouraged members from participating in population genetics studies. They compared the Massachusetts Democrat's DNA with samples from people of indigenous descent who live elsewhere in the Americas - Mexico, Peru, Colombia, and Canada - as they share common ancestors who migrated from Asia thousands of years ago.


  8. Age-related estrogen increase may be the culprit behind inguinal hernias in menRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... in at-risk patients, Bulun said. Those patients with greater risk of hernia often have common factors like age or genetics, but overall, Bulun said the best predictor of a future inguinal hernia is a previous one. "If you have to repair a hernia for ...


  9. Multiple studies have revealed the X chromosome is responsible for how smart kids might beRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This Is Scunthorpe

    ... as likely to pass down intelligence to their children than the fathers are. Other researchers have highlighted genetics are not the only factor in determining a child's intelligence. According to Psychology Spot, it's estimated that 40-60 per cent ...


  10. FDA approves Pfizer's drug for advanced breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... for 25-30 percent of hereditary breast cancers and 5-10 percent of all breast cancers. The FDA also approved Myriad Genetics' diagnostic test to identify breast cancer patients who are eligible for Pfizer's talazoparib.


  11. Marker May Help Target Treatments for Crohn's PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... of Veterinary Medicine and a senior co-author of the study, along with Terrence Furey, associate professor of genetics, and Dr. Shehzad Sheikh, associate professor of medicine, both at UNC. Clinical trials have generally grouped all patients ...


  12. Myriad Receives FDA Approval of BRACAnalysis CDx as Companion...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Myriad Genetics, Inc. , a leader in molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved BRACAnalysis CDxA to be used by healthcare professionals to identify patients with HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer who have a germline BRCA mutation and are eligible for treatment with Pfizer's PARP inhibitor, TALZENNAA . TALZENNA is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with deleterious or suspected deleterious germline BRCA-mutated HER2-negative locally advanced or mBC.


  13. Genetic Testing Services Market to Cross US $64.0 Bn by the End 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SBWire

    The global genetic testing services market was valued over US$ 33,500.0 Mn in 2016 and is projected to register a compounded annual growth rate of over 7.6% from 2017 to 2025, according to a new report published by Transparency Market Research titled " Genetic Testing Services Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2017-2025". The report suggests that the rising demand for innovative technologies and increasing research & development activities in the field of genetics are likely to drive the genetic testing services market in the next few years .


  14. Eisai To Present New Research On Human Genetics And Drug Discovery At ASHG Conference 2018Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Digital Post Production

    In addition, a video will be shown throughout the conference that profiles the new Eisai Center for Genetics Guided Dementia Discovery being established in The Eisai presentations will highlight new research using insights from human genetics to guide drug discovery in immuno-dementia and immuno-oncology. In addition, they will describe new scientific resources developed by Eisai for the broader genetics community, including the Target Gene Notebook - an informatics platform to enable collation, integration and application of genetic and other data for drug discovery.


  15. Mary Midgley, 99, Moral Philosopher for the General Reader, Is DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... Dawkins's widely popular book "The Selfish Gene," taking issue with what she called his "crude, cheap, blurred genetics." In that book, Professor Dawkins suggested that evolution is a product of an innate drive in genes to perpetuate themselves, ...


  16. Can COPD run in families?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... AAT deficiency should ask their doctor about taking diagnostic tests, such as an AAT serum level test . Although genetics may play a role in the development of COPD in some people, other factors contribute to the risk. The following factors increase ...


  17. 23andMe Is Helping People Get to Know Their Genes With Pop-Up Experience in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Technology Marketing

    ... its product offerings, but also give them a reason to get excited about developing a greater understanding of their genetics and DNA. "Part of 23andMe's mission is to for customers to have access to and better understand the human genome," she said. ...


  18. A novel pathogenic variant in the MARVELD2 gene causes autosomal...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... MARVELD2 gene fulfills the criteria of being categorized as pathogenic according to the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) guideline. NGS is very promising to identify the molecular etiology of highly heterogeneous diseases ...


  19. Stephen Hawking Said 'Superhumans' Will Replace Us. Was He Right?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | LiveScience

    ... say no. But it's probably not going to happen anytime soon, and there are more pressing ethical concerns in genetics to worry about in the meantime, Willmann said. Rafi joined Live Science in 2017. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from ...


  20. The Results of Your Genetic Test Are Reassuring. But That Can Change.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    ... The more common disease-causing mutations - like those that predispose In a recent study , researchers at Myriad Genetics, a diagnostic company, reviewed data on 1.45 million patients who had genetic tests from 2006 to 2016 to see if the results ...