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Washington, April 14 (ANI): Researchers have taken the first steps toward creating a roadmap that may help scientists narrow down the genetic cause of numerous diseases.
Low vitamin D associated with fatty liver disease in kids Apr 13, 11:10 am
Washington, April 13 (ANI): Scientists have identified a genetic variant associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in British children while investigating link between low vitamin D status and the disease.
London, Apr 12 (ANI): The world's largest ever swarm of genetically modified mosquitoes has been released in Brazil to combat infectious disease, according to reports.
Procrastinators are pretty impulsive too! Apr 8, 10:21 am
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A new study suggests that procrastination and impulsivity are genetically linked, suggesting that the two traits stem from similar evolutionary origins.
Why obese fathers tend to produce overweight daughters Apr 7, 12:14 pm
Washington, April 7 (ANI): A new study, conducted on mice, has shown that obese fathers tend to produce daughters that are heavier because of an epigenetically altered breast tissue.
Mystery of touch revealed Apr 7, 10:48 am
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Researchers have managed to discover how cells just beneath the skin surface enable us to feel fine details and textures.
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): Researchers in Canada have developed a new genetic "signature" to identify prostate cancer patients who are at high risk of their cancer recurring after surgery or radiotherapy.
New study links liver disease gene to bladder cancer Apr 6, 10:52 am
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): A major genetic study had linked liver disease gene to bladder cancer.
New Delhi, Apr.3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will have to move away from its "genetically pre-disposed" stance of antagonising India's Muslim community, to cement its oft-repeated claim of winning the most seats in this year's general elections, an article in the New York Times (NYT) has said.
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Researchers have revealed men, who started smoking regularly before the age of 11 had sons who, on average, had 5-10kg more body fat than their others by the time they were in their teens.
Modern day lion's ancestor lived 124,000 years ago Apr 2, 1:12 pm
London, Apr 2 (ANI): A genetic analysis of living lions and museum specimens has found that the modern day lions' most recent common ancestor lived around 124,000 years ago.
Mice cured of rare liver disorder using new gene-editing system Mar 31, 4:00 pm
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): MIT researchers have cured mice of a rare liver disorder caused by a single genetic mutation by using a new gene-editing system based on bacterial proteins.
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): Researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City have identified a biological process that could help physicians predict when someone with heart disease is likely to have a heart attack in the near future.
Men four times likelier than women to suffer from autism Mar 30, 11:58 am
Washington, March 30 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that that it takes more mutations to trigger autism in women than in men, which may explain why men are four times more likely to have the disorder, .
New technology can create mugshots using only DNA Mar 24, 1:43 pm
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new technology that can map accurate facial structures using racial, gender, and genetic markers using DNA.
Genetic test could help identify kids at low-IQ risk Mar 24, 12:02 pm
Melbourne, March 24 (ANI): Researchers claimed to have developed a genetic test that could spot children with impaired thyroid function at risk of developing low IQ.
Older dads have uglier kids: Study Mar 24, 9:51 am
London, March 24 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that genetic mutations that build up in older men's genes could affect the appearance of children with older fathers.
Genetic cause behind rare type of ovarian cancer revealed Mar 24, 9:25 am
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Researchers have uncovered the reason behind rare type of ovarian cancer that most often strikes girls and young women.
Genetic link to forgetfulness found Mar 22, 11:24 am
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): Psychologists from the University of Bonn have found a connection between everyday cognitive lapses and the DRD2 gene.
Genetic clue to irritable bowel syndrome found Mar 21, 10:10 am
Washington, March 21 (ANI): Researchers have reported a defined genetic defect that causes a subset of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Fried food can be more dangerous if you have wrong genes Mar 19, 10:36 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that people with a genetic predisposition to obesity are at a higher risk of obesity and related chronic diseases from eating fried foods than those with a lower genetic risk.
Genetic factors that help humans break down milk identified Mar 14, 11:41 am
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Researchers have found that the beginning and successive spread of cattle domestication in Africa is behind humans' ability to digest milk sugar lactose.
How antibiotic resistance spreads among bacteria Mar 10, 11:07 am
Washington, March 10 (ANI): Researchers have uncovered the system that allows the sharing of genetic material between bacteria - and therefore the spread of antibiotic resistance.
New gene therapy for HIV hailed a success after first trial Mar 6, 10:37 am
London, Mar 6 (ANI): A radical gene therapy to combat HIV using genetically modified cells, which are resistant to the virus, has been declared a success by scientists after its first clinical trial.
Genetic signals linking body weight to high risk of type 2 diabetes, heart diseases found Mar 5, 12:49 pm
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Two recent genetic studies expand the list of genes involved with body fat and body mass index, and their connection to major Western health problems, which includes heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
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