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  1. Does Computer Simulation Help Facilitate Personalized Precision...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Circulation

    ... including age, sex, comorbidity, concomitant drug, After clarification of warfarin metabolism, the impact of genetics on the PT-INR control with warfarin was of particular interest. Conflicting results have been published to date on the improvement ...

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  2. Pathogenicity of De Novo Rare Variants: Challenges and Opportunities [Editorial]Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Circulation

    Human molecular genetics has played a critical role in the discovery of novel disease pathways and identification of new targets for therapeutic development. The most significant advantage of this scientific field is its unique potentials to establish causal links between germline mutations and human diseases.

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  3. Familial Ebstein Anomaly: Whole Exome Sequencing Identifies Novel...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Circulation

    From the Wessex Clinical Genetics Service and Wessex Cardiac Unit , University Hospital Southampton National Health Service Foundation Trust, United Kingdom; and Human Genetics and Genomic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, United Kingdom . From the Wessex Clinical Genetics Service and Wessex Cardiac Unit , University Hospital Southampton National Health Service Foundation Trust, United Kingdom; and Human Genetics and Genomic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, United Kingdom .

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  4. Spatial genetic structure in American black bears ( Ursus americanus...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Heredity

    ... Molecular Ecology 21(9): 2092-2105 Balloux F (2001) EASYPOP (version 1.7): a computer program for population genetics simulations. J Hered 92(3):301-302 Bowcock AM, Ruiz-Linares A, Tomfohrde J, Minch E, Kidd JR, Cavalli-Sforza LL (1994) High ...

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  5. Inheritance patterns in metabolism and growth in diallel crosses of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Heredity

    ... trial data using environmental covariables for QTL-by-environment interactions, with an example in maize. Genetics 177(3):1801-1813 Bomblies K, Yant L, Laitinen RA, Kim ST, Hollister JD, Warthmann N et al. (2010). Local-scale patterns of genetic ...

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  6. Ten principles of heterochromatin formation and functionRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 13 | Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology

    Robin C. Allshire obtained his PhD from the University of Edinburgh, UK, and undertook postdoctoral training at the Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh, UK and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories, New York, USA. He is currently Professor of Chromosome Biology at the Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, and a Wellcome Principal Research Fellow.

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  7. Chimpanzee deaths in Uganda pinned on human cold virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | EurekAlert!

    ... performs high-throughput viral diagnostics, processing thousands of human samples annually. Gern explains that the genetics of the receptor -- which serves like a lock-and-key mechanism that allows the virus to enter and infect a host cell -- ...

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  8. Family history of prostate and colorectal cancer and risk of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | BioMed Central

    ... occurring earlier in life perhaps more important. Similarly to our current knowledge of the contribution of genetics, a number of lifestyle and medical risk factors have been identified in colorectal cancer while very few established risk factors ...

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  9. Enhancing mitochondrial proteostasis reduces amyloid-I2 proteotoxicityRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Nature

    ... in Alzheimer's mouse models We thank P. GA nczy and M. Pierron (EPFL) for sharing reagents, the Caenorhabditis Genetics Center, which is funded by NIH Office of Research Infrastructure Programs (P40 OD010440), for providing worm strains. V.S. is ...

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  10. Inside the USCAP JournalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Modern Pathology

    ... Of the 73 patients, 27% had 24 variants of uncertain clinical significance. Current American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics/Association of Molecular Pathology guidelines suggest that markers of uncertain clinical significance not be ...

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  11. Jerry Fodor's Enduring Critique of Neo-DarwinismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | The New Yorker

    ... more than the current vogue for Charles Darwin-specifically, the fusion of evolutionary biology, Mendelian genetics, and cognitive neuroscience known as neo-Darwinism. ," co-written with Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini, a cognitive scientist, and ...

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  12. Researchers find common psychological traits in group of Italians aged 90 to 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Science Blog

    ... members ages 51 to 75. "There have been a number of studies on very old adults, but they have mostly focused on genetics rather than their mental health or personalities," said Dilip V. Jeste MD, senior author of the study, senior associate dean for ...

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  13. Mayo Clinic Bioethicist Megan Allyse, ph.d., Discusses 4 Key Things...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Newswise

    ... with existing technology. Why would we need to turn to the uncertainty of gene editing to do the same thing?" Genetics is just one factor to consider. Research has shown that environment, personal habits and how someone is raised tend to play a ...

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  14. Animal Genetics Market growing at a CAGR of 8.4% to reach USD 5.5...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Emailwire.com

    Animal Genetics Market By Animal Genetic Product, By Testing Service And By Region - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, And Forecasts The Global Animal Genetics Market was worth USD 3.68 billion in 2016 and estimated to be growing at a CAGR of 8.4%, to reach USD 5.5 billion by 2021. View report: Animal genetics is a branch of genetics that deals with the study of inheritance and genetic variation, primarily in domestic and wild animals.

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  15. Major award recognizes UK and global impact of wheat scientistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | EurekAlert!

    ... them with national and international community of wheat researchers and breeders. Dr Uauy, a project leader in crop genetics at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, uses modern molecular genetic approaches to identify genes which deliver yield and ...

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  16. One in the Hand Worth Two in the Bush? Tendency to Undervalue Future ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Health News Digest

    ... people to show that approximately 12 percent of a person's variation in delay discounting can be attributed to genetics - not a single gene, but numerous genetic variants that also influence several other psychiatric and behavioral traits. "Studying ...

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  17. Myriad's BRACAnalysis CDx Test Effectively Identified Metastatic ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 12 | PressReleasePoint

    Myriad Genetics , Inc. , a leader in molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine, today announced that data from the EMBRACA trial showed Myriad's BRACAnalysis CDxA test successfully identified patients with metastatic breast cancer who responded to Pfizer's investigational PARP inhibitor, talazoparib. The EMBRACA trial data were presented last week at the 2017 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium .

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  18. NYU's Mishra Named Fellow of National Academy of InventorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Newswise

    ... a professor of electrical and computer engineering at NYU's Tandon School of Engineering, and a professor of human genetics at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. He is also a visiting scholar in quantitative biology at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and a ...

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  19. An illustration of a ThylacineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... is an exceptional example of what scientists call "convergent evolution" - species that are not closely related by genetics nonetheless independently evolve similar traits to exploit similar evolutionary niches. Another such example might be sharks, ...

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  20. Oilseed rape hybrid "impervious" to Turnip Yellow VirusRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Somerset County Gazette

    DSV UK managing director Mike Mann said: "There are worrying signs that TuYV is becoming a growing threat to UK producers with indications it is now endemic across the UK with 2017 seeing a growing number of cases so there is real pressure on breeders to address this through genetics. "It's a potentially serious situation as the disease can have a significant affect on both yields and oil content and can rob you of production without you really knowing it.

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