Genetics Newswire (Page 8)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Genetics. (Page 8)

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  1. US panel greenlights creation of male 'three-person' embryosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NatureNews

    ... things should go forward despite all the concerns," says Marcy Darnovsky, president of the non-profit Center for Genetics and Society in Berkeley, California, who has opposed mitochondrial replacement in humans on both safety and ethical grounds. ...

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  2. Enzyme key to link between age-related inflammation and cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | EurekAlert!

    ... of Shelley Berger, PhD, the Daniel S. Och University Professor in the Departments of Cell & Developmental Biology, Genetics , and Biology. Berger is also the director of the Penn Epigenetics Program. Capell is an instructor and attending physician ...

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  3. Same switches program taste and smell in fruit fliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | EurekAlert!

    Duke University biologist Pelin Volkan and colleagues have identified a set of genetic control switches that interact early in a fly's development to generate dozens of types of olfactory neurons, specialized nerve cells for smell. The same gene network also plays a role in programming the fly neurons responsible for taste, the researchers report in the journal PLOS Genetics .

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  4. UK Scientists Get Green Light to Genetically Edit Human EmbryosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... for development," Robin Lovell-Badge, head of the Crick Institute's Division of Stem Cell Biology and Developmental Genetics, told TIME . Just under one year ago, Chinese researchers were the first to genetically alter "non-viable" human embryos in ...

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  5. Clemson gets $6M to help develop renewable fuelsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... agricultural systems and plant breeding in the 21st century. They bring together the best we know in biology, genetics and agronomy to be able to perform high-intensity screening to either identify useful genetic resources or to breed the newest and ...

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  6. Study identifies enzyme key to link between age-related inflammation and cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of Shelley Berger, PhD, the Daniel S. Och University Professor in the Departments of Cell & Developmental Biology, Genetics , and Biology. Berger is also the director of the Penn Epigenetics Program. Capell is an instructor and attending physician ...

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  7. Research links prenatal stress to babies' health in war zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Medical News Today

    ... our bodies all the way down to our genes," said Kertes, who also is affiliated with the University of Florida Genetics Institute. The study was published in the January/February issue of Child Development, the flagship journal for the Society for ...

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  8. Researchers link 'housekeeping' gene with male infertilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Singh said around 5 percent of men deal with infertility concerns, and little is known about the intersection of genetics and infertility. He said genome-wide association studies have linked only around six genes in the human genome to male ...

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  9. New syndrome causing obesity and intellectual disability identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and being withdrawn, the researchers say. The study, published in the latest issue of the American Journal of Human Genetics represents an important step in our understanding of how the hypothalamus and oxytocin control appetite and behaviour, says ...

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  10. 'Gene fusion' mutation uses 3-way mechanism to drive childhood brain cancersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Medical News Today

    ... mechanisms in other forms of cancers in both children and adults. The study, published online in Nature Genetics this week, emerged from a multi-center collaborative effort led by Penn, CHOP, and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. The broad aim of ...

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  11. Genes may decide whether you are an owl or lark: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | India.com

    Los Angeles, Feb 3: Scientists have identified genetic variants associated with an individual's preference towards early rising, a finding that can uncover the genetics behind a variety of diseases and conditions. A new study identified 15 locations in DNA associated with 'morningness.'

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  12. Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Political

    Myriad Genetics, Inc. posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The company reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.04, Analyst Ratings.Net reports.

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  13. UAB research explores neurofibromatosis type 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Medical News

    ... University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Genomics Laboratory, headed by Ludwine Messiaen, Ph.D., professor of genetics. This lab offers clinical genetic testing for a broad array of common and rare genetic disorders. One of the most confounding ...

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  14. Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Mark C. Capone on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The US Market Blog

    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Myriad Genetics Second Quarter 2016 Financial Earnings Conference Call.

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  15. Britain approves controversial gene-editing experimentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... mapped out towards the legalization" of genetically modified babies, David King of the advocacy group Human Genetics Alert said last month when British regulators took up the issue. Marcy Darnovsky, executive director of the Center for Genetics and ...

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  16. Endothelial Cells Lining Sporadic Cerebral Cavernous Malformation...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Circulation

    From the New Strategies to Inhibit Tumor Angiogenesis Program Fondazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro Institute of Molecular Oncology Fondazione, Milan, Italy ; Institute of Neurosurgery and Department of Pathology , UniversitA Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Roma; Department of Surgery Division of Neurosurgery, U.O. Neurochirurgia, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico di Milano, Milano ; Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden ; and Department of Cardiovascular Research, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy .

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  17. Association of MTHFR C677T Genotype With Ischemic Stroke Is Confined...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Circulation

    From the Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK ; Department of Medical & Molecular Genetics, King's College London, London, UK ; Stroke and Dementia Research Centre, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, St George's University of London, London, UK ; KULeuven Department of Experimental Neurology and Leuven Research Institute for Neuroscience and Disease, University of Leuven, and Laboratory of Neurobiology, Vesalius Research Center, VIB, Leuven, Belgium and Department of Neurology, Austin Health and Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Heidelberg, Australia ; Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Neuroimaging Sciences and Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK ; Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Neuroscience, University of Oxford, UK ; Department of Cerebrovascular ... (more)

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  18. Tracking down a bloodsucking pestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... bedbug genome. Among them are Christian Wegener, Professor of Neurogenetics at the Department of Neurobiology and Genetics at the University of WA1 4rzburg's Biocenter, and his co-workers, the two postdocs Dr. Pamela Menegazzi and Dr. Nicolai ...

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  19. New syndrome which causes obesity and intellectual disability identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | EurekAlert!

    ... and being withdrawn, the researchers say. The study, published in the latest issue of the American Journal of Human Genetics represents an important step in our understanding of how the hypothalamus and oxytocin control appetite and behaviour, says ...

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  20. Fast, Accurate Cystic Fibrosis Test Developed At Stanford UniversityRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | BioSpace

    ... scientist at the Stanford Genome Technology Center when the study was conducted and is now associate professor of genetics at the Yale School of Medicine. "Cystic fibrosis newborn screening has shown us that early diagnosis really matters," said ...

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