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  1. Common childhood cancer could be preventableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... around the world compiled over the past 30 years. The papers drilled down into the various causes of cancer, from genetics to epidemiology. In one study, mice who were engineered to have the gene associated with leukemia developed ALL when they were ...

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  2. Mice brain structure linked with sex-based differences in anxiety behaviorRead the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | Science Daily

    ... between men and women in the general population," says senior author Joseph Dougherty of the Department of Genetics at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Women are usually two to four times more likely to suffer from depression ...

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  3. Advance genetics study identifies virulent strain of TBRead the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | Science Daily

    LSTM's Dr Maxine Caws is co-lead investigator on an advanced genetics study published in Nature Genetics , which has shown that a virulent strain of tuberculosis has adapted to transmit among young adults in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The authors sequenced over 1,500 TB bacteria from patients and showed the strain known as Beijing lineage, was responsible for 60% per cent of TB cases in the city, and 60% of those diagnosed in younger people.

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  4. Advance genetics study identifies virulent strain of tuberculosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    LSTM's Dr. Maxine Caws is co-lead investigator on an advanced genetics study published in Nature Genetics , which has shown that a virulent strain of tuberculosis has adapted to transmit among young adults in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The authors sequenced over 1,500 TB bacteria from patients and showed the strain known as Beijing lineage, was responsible for 60% per cent of TB cases in the city, and 60% of those diagnosed in younger people.

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  5. What helps form long-term memory also drives the development of neurodegenerative diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... In a commentary on the research published in the same issue of the journal Neuron, Aaron Gitler, Professor of Genetics in the Stanford Neuroscience Institute, an independent expert in MND research said: "This data suggest that manipulating RNP ...

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  6. Changes in pituitary gene expression may underlie multiple domesticated traits in chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Heredity

    ... well. Albert FW et al. (2012) A comparison of brain gene expression levels in domesticated and wild animals. PLoS Genetics. Albert FW, Kruglyak L (2015) The role of regulatory variation in complex traits ...

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  7. Novel molecular classifications of DLBCLRead the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology

    ... optimize the clinical applicability and utility of molecular classifications of DLBCL. Refers to Schmitz, R. et al. Genetics and pathogenesis of diffuse large B cell lymphoma. N. Engl. J. Med . 378 , 1396-1407 (2018). Diffuse large B cell lymphoma ...

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  8. New brain development disorder identified by scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | EurekAlert!

    ... occurred. "We would like to bring these findings to the attention of those working in the area of paediatric genetics, such as clinicians and genetic counsellors, as there are likely more undiagnosed children with similar symptoms who have mutations ...

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  9. Fruit flies: 'Living test tubes' to rapidly screen potential disease-causing human geneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | EurekAlert!

    ... syndrome," said corresponding author of this work Dr. Shinya Yamamoto, assistant professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine and investigator at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's ...

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  10. Exploration of the association between FOXE1 gene polymorphism and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | BioMed Central

    ... as a new research hotspot in the susceptibility of differentiated thyroid cancer [ ]. The contribution of genetics to the risk of differentiated thyroid cancer was greater than to any other cancer. The identification and further assessment of the ...

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  11. Research team uncovers new information that more accurately explains formation of tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Medical News

    A collaborative research team has uncovered new information that more accurately explains how cancerous tumors grow within the body. This study is currently available in Nature Genetics .

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    Tuesday May 22 | CiteULike

    ... at high concentration could substitute for GreA in RNA proofreading activity in vivo. Copyright A 2017 by the Genetics Society of America. CiteULike organises scholarly (or academic) papers or literature and provides bibliographic (which means ...

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  13. Association of Polygenic Risk Scores for Multiple Cancers in a...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | CiteULike

    ... ns. This comprehensive PheWAS used PRS instead of a single variant. Copyright 2018 American Society of Human Genetics. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

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  14. The Intelligence Testa s Place in HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Workforce

    One topic explored at SIOP's 2019 conference was the IQ test: How important are genetics to general intelligence, and how significant should an IQ score be in recruitment? Conference season is in full swing, and I'd love to share some takeaways with you! I attended a Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology conference in Chicago on April 19 and 20, and the speakers I saw and topics they discussed were fascinating. I-O psychology, also known as workplace psychology, is " a branch of psychology that applies psychological theories and principles to organizations ," and a major focus of this field are areas like increasing workplace productivity and improving the mental and physical well-being of employees.

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  15. Researchers discover cell structure that plays a role in epigenetic inheritanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... we think will make important contributions to the field," said Scott Kennedy, the Philip and Aya Leder Professor of Genetics at HMS and senior author of the study, published online May 16 in Nature . Probing further, the researchers found that the ...

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  16. 6 Meridian Has $560,000 Holdings in Myriad GeneticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | IntersportsWire

    The fund owned 18,952 shares of the company's stock after selling 4,411 shares during the period. 6 Meridian's holdings in Myriad Genetics were worth $560,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

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  17. Resetting the epigenetic balance for cancer therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Ali Shilatifard, Ph.D., director of the Simpson Querrey Center for Epigenetics, chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Robert Francis Furchgott Professor and senior author of the study. Mutations in MLL3, a component of a complex named ...

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  18. Why Everyone Will Eventually Get CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Psychology Today

    ... and healthier lives than ever before. Until we get cancer. But why is cancer the beast that stalks us all? The genetics of cancer is extremely complicated, but one doesn't need to appreciate all the mechanisms in order to grasp the basics. Cancer ...

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  19. Cell types underlying schizophrenia identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of North Carolina have identified the cell types underlying schizophrenia in a new study published in Nature Genetics . The findings offer a roadmap for the development of new therapies to target the condition. Schizophrenia is an often devastating ...

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  20. New study reveals missing microbes 'cause' childhood cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | The Peninsula

    ... research sheds light on how a form of childhood blood cancer might develop, implicating a complex combination of genetics and early exposure to germs, dirt, and illness. But its important to emphasise that less than one per cent of children who have ...

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