Largest genomic study on type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan African populations (Jul 19, 2019 12:02)
Researchers have performed the largest GWAS study on type 2 diabetes in the sub-Saharan...

First clinical proof that genotypes determine if Alzheimer's drugs will work (Jul 17, 2019 18:26)
Researchers have determined that a human gene present in 75% of the population is a key...

Cancer device created to see if targeted chemotherapy is working (Jul 16, 2019 19:00)
Researchers have created a device that can determine whether targeted chemotherapy drug...

Discovery of mechanism behind precision cancer drug opens door for more targeted treatment (Jul 8, 2019 13:28)
New research that uncovers the mechanism behind the newest generation of cancer drugs i...

Treatment targeted at a genetic mutation relieves psychosis symptoms (Jul 3, 2019 16:14)
Treatment of psychosis can be targeted to a specific genetic mutation in patients with ...

Personalized medicine software vulnerability uncovered (Jul 2, 2019 19:27)
A weakness in one common open source software for genomic analysis left DNA-based medic...

Bench to bedside study of a targetable enzyme controlling aggressive prostate cancer (Jul 2, 2019 15:29)
Prostate cancer represents a major health challenge and there is currently no effective...

Response to gene-targeted drugs depends on cancer type (Jul 2, 2019 02:45)
Cancers with the same genetic weaknesses respond differently to targeted drugs dependin...

Neurotechnology holds promise for chronic stroke patients (Jul 1, 2019 18:46)
Personalized neurotechnology-aided rehabilitation of the arm could improve recovery in ...

First blood-brain barrier chip using stem cells (Jun 12, 2019 18:14)
Researchers have, for the first time, duplicated a patient's blood-brain barrier (BBB),...

Indoor tanning may be an addiction abetted by both genetic and psychiatric factors (Jun 11, 2019 19:56)
A combination of elevated symptoms of depression along with modifications in a gene res...

Genetic marker linked to increased risk of diabetic peripheral neuropathy (Jun 11, 2019 19:39)
This is the first real effort to have a genome wide search for genes predisposing to di...

Genetics influence how protective childhood vaccines are for individual infants (Jun 11, 2019 17:39)
A genome-wide search in thousands of children in the UK and Netherlands has revealed ge...

'Organs in a dish' pave the way for personalized medicine in gut and liver disease (Jun 3, 2019 16:45)
Scientists highlight advances and discuss future prospects for the use of organoid syst...

CRISPR catches out critical cancer changes: New drug target for multiple cancers (May 16, 2019 12:23)
In the first large-scale analysis of cancer gene fusions, researchers used CRISPR to un...

Why lymphoma patients may become resistant to specific therapy (May 15, 2019 15:58)
Researchers have discovered a mechanism of drug resistance to Venetoclax®, also known a...

Humanwide program uses data-driven, integrated team approach to predict, prevent disease (May 14, 2019 14:41)
A pilot program combining cutting-edge tools of biomedicine with a collaborative, team-...

Treatment targets for men with advanced prostate cancers (May 13, 2019 17:21)
A study outlines findings from the largest-ever prospective genomic analysis of advance...

Personalized 'eye-in-a-dish' models reveal genetic underpinnings of macular degeneration (May 9, 2019 16:51)
Using stem cells derived from six people, researchers recapitulated retinal cells in th...

New immunodeficiency disease discovered (May 6, 2019 16:40)
A new immunodeficiency disease caused by a novel genetic mutation has been identified b...

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