Genetics Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Unique genes in Khoe-San people may lower risk of some pregnancy hazardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Medical News Today

    ... genes make us reject organ transplants. A paper detailing the findings will be published online Aug. 20 in PLOS Genetics. The gene variant was one of two they found that would be expected to alter the formation of the placenta during early ...

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  2. Selection of reference genes for quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction in porcine embryosRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | CSIRO Publishing

    B PWG Genetics Pvt. Ltd, 15 Tech Park Crescent, 638117, Singapore. C Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine and Institute of Health Science, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju 660-701, Republic of Korea.

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  3. Scientists discover how the obesity gene worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Daily Star

    ... their own choice because they choose to eat too much or not exercise," said study leader Melina Claussnitzer, a genetics specialist at Harvard-affiliated Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. "For the first time, genetics has revealed a mechanism in ...

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  4. Personalized medicine holds promise for cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | CBS News

    ... delivering personalized medicine to cancer patients. "You're able to select patients appropriately based on the genetics in their tumor and give them an effective therapy," said Dr. David Hyman, Acting Director of Developmental Therapeutics at ...

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  5. Forget Jaws, it is humans who are the world's top predator, say scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Independent

    ... into the tobacco industry. He has a degree in zoology from the University of Oxford and has a special interest in genetics and medical science, human evolution and origins, climate change and the environment. Note: We do not store your email ...

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  6. Plasma Levels of Soluble IL-2 Receptor {alpha}: Associations With...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Pathology , Medicine , and Biochemistry , University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington; Departments of Genetics , Biostatistics , Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center , University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Aging, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD ; Center for Public Health Genomics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville ; Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Johns Hopkins University, John R. Burton Pavilion, Baltimore, MD ; Geriatric Epidemiology Section, National Institute on Aging, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD ; Cardiovascular Health Research Unit , Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology , University of Washington, Seattle; Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA ; and Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC .

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  7. Obesity Genetics: Newly-Found 'Master Switch' In Gene May Change How We Treat Human ObesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Medical Daily

    New research published in The New England Journal of Medicine has found a new genetic pathway responsible for controlling your metabolism, and may even help you lose weight. Researchers from Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found the way in which a specific form of the FTO gene, the most common obesity-related gene, acts on adipocyte progenitor cells, which are essentially fat cells.

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  8. Rare African genes might reduce risks to pregnant women and their infantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Stanford

    ... microbiology and immunology. Six other researchers contributed to the work. The paper appears online today at PLOS Genetics .

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  9. High molecular diversity in the true service tree (Sorbus domestica)...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | CiteULike

    ... Europe and is characterized by a scattered distribution. To date, no large-scale geographic studies on population genetics have been carried out. Therefore, the aims of this study were to infer levels of molecular diversity across the major part of ...

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  10. The Mystery of Jimmy Carter's CancerBy Kent SepkowitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Daily Beast

    ... of why some family members develop one kind of cancer and not another. Of course this either-or view of cancer genetics is simplistic-the two types of trouble often collaborate. For example, some people might inherit a sketchy gene that, left ...

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  11. Head lice: researchers identify widespread resistance to common treatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Medical News Today

    ... So we have to think before we use a treatment." In May, Medical News Today reported on a study published in Nature Genetics in which researchers warned about the global spread of antibiotic-resistance typhoid .

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  12. LeasyScan: a novel concept combining 3D imaging and lysimetry for...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Journal of Experimental Botany

    ... high rate and precision, of critical importance for drought adaptation, and creates an opportunity to harness their genetics for the breeding of improved varieties.

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  13. Combining field performance with controlled environment plant imaging ...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Journal of Experimental Botany

    Crop yield in low-rainfall environments is a complex trait under multigenic control that shows significant genotypeA-environment interaction. One way to understand and track this trait is to link physiological studies to genetics by using imaging platforms to phenotype large segregating populations.

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  14. PrefaceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Journal of Experimental Botany

    ... out on thousands of plants in an automated way at continuously decreasing costs, thereby facilitating association genetics and the determination of multi-parental quantitative trait loci (QTLs) ( ). For transcriptomic, proteomic, and metabolomic ...

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  15. Strain Review: Colorado Bubba from MMJ AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | High Times

    ... till be relevant today even after 20+ years. Props to everyone still growing this strain and trying to keep classic genetics alive and well.

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  16. Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Mark C. Capone on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Seeking Alpha

    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Myriad Genetics Fourth Quarter and Year End 2015 Financial Earnings Conference Call.

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  17. Intrexon Corp Stock Rating Lowered by TheStreetRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Corp acquired laboratory operations in Budapest, Hungary from Codexis, Inc. In August 2014, it acquired Trans Ova Genetics, L.C. Receive News & Ratings for Intrexon Corp Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of ...

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  18. Xenon Pharmaceuticals Earns "Buy" Rating from Canaccord GenuityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... a pipeline of differentiated therapeutics for orphan indications. The Company has built a core platform, Extreme Genetics, enabling the discovery of validated drug targets by studying rare human diseases with extreme traits, including diseases ...

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  19. Intrexon Corp Downgraded to Hold at ZacksRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Corp acquired laboratory operations in Budapest, Hungary from Codexis, Inc. In August 2014, it acquired Trans Ova Genetics, L.C. To get a free copy of the research report on Intrexon Corp (XON), click here . For more information about research ...

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  20. One gene could change how obesity epidemic is viewedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WSOCTV

    An important link between genetics and obesity has just been discovered. Researchers from the University of British Columbia say by silencing a gene that codes for a certain protein, they cut fat deposits in mice by half without changing the amount they ate.

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