Cancer study may accidentally help researchers create usable blood stem cells (Jan 16, 2020 17:18)
A new study shows that cancer-causing MLL gene may also push pluripotent stem cells to ...

Genetic anomaly associated with poor response to common asthma treatment (Jan 13, 2020 20:33)
A new study has uncovered a genetic anomaly associated with poor response to a common a...

Peering into the genome of brain tumor (Jan 9, 2020 15:08)
Scientists have created a machine learning method for classifying the mutations of glio...

Genetic study provides most comprehensive map of risk to date of breast cancer risk (Jan 7, 2020 17:23)
A major international study of the genetics of breast cancer has identified more than 3...

Brain tumor organoids may be key to time-sensitive treatments for glioblastomas (Dec 26, 2019 20:17)
Lab-grown brain organoids developed from a patient's own glioblastoma, the most aggress...

An algorithm for large-scale genomic analysis (Dec 20, 2019 15:56)
The examination of Haplotypes makes it possible to understand the heritability of certa...

Your DNA is not your destiny -- or a good predictor of your health (Dec 19, 2019 19:27)
In most cases, your genes have less than five per cent to do with your risk of developi...

The rare genetic disorder identified in only 3 people worldwide (Dec 16, 2019 14:45)
A team of researchers has cracked a rare gene variant for a disorder that causes severe...

'Junk DNA' affects inherited cancer risk (Dec 6, 2019 03:42)
A person's risk of developing cancer is affected by genetic variations in regions of DN...

New strategies against bone metastases from prostate cancer (Dec 2, 2019 19:06)
A study suggests a new approach, or, possibly two new approaches against prostate cance...

Genetics may determine who benefits from broccoli's effects on kidney health (Nov 14, 2019 23:00)
Deletion of the gene that codes for an enzyme called GSTM1 increased kidney injury in m...

A step closer to cancer precision medicine (Nov 14, 2019 16:59)
Researchers have developed a computational model, Combined Essentiality Scoring (CES), ...

'Nudging' heart patients to take their statins leads to better adherence and better outcomes (Nov 14, 2019 12:55)
In a new study presented to heart specialists from around the world, researchers found ...

A new CRISPR-Cas9 protein to increase precision of gene editing (Nov 6, 2019 16:41)
Researchers have recently developed a new protein that can help increase the targeting ...

Artificial intelligence learns muscle anatomy in CT images (Oct 31, 2019 14:05)
Scientists report a new deep learning tool based on Bayesian U-Net architecture that ca...

Aggressive form of breast cancer influenced by dual action of genes and RNA (Oct 22, 2019 12:07)
Women with an aggressive, less-common type of breast cancer, known as triple-negative, ...

DNA fracturing rewires gene control in cancer (Oct 15, 2019 15:54)
A multi-institutional team has brought attention to genomic structural variation as a p...

New genetic-based epilepsy risk scores (Oct 14, 2019 13:06)
An international team of researchers has developed new genetic-based epilepsy risk scor...

In-office gene therapy for wet age-related macular degeneration is coming (Oct 11, 2019 11:47)
Gene therapy is showing promise for one of the most common causes of blindness.

Virtual review of cancer clinical trial treatment options quicker than conventional method (Oct 9, 2019 20:24)
Using virtual, cloud-based, interconnected computing techniques applied to 51,000 varia...

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