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Genetic history of Himalayan populations found Jun 21, 10:05 am
Washington D.C., Jun 21 (ANI): A recent research has found out the genetic make-up of high-altitude Himalayan populations which has remained remarkably stable despite cultural transitions and exposure to outside populations through trade.
Non-Africans have lower fitness, courtesy Neanderthal heritage Jun 7, 10:05 am
Washington D.C., June 7 (ANI): The Neanderthals genome contained harmful mutations that made them around 40 percent less reproductively fit than modern humans; and non-Africans inherited some of this genetic burden when they interbred with our extinct cousins, says a genetic research.
Here's what trigger brain for binge behavior Jun 1, 2:37 pm
Washington D.C., June 1 (ANI): A new study has discovered that rats that responded to cues for sugar with the speed and excitement of binge-eaters were less motivated for the treat when certain neurons were suppressed.
WashingtonD.C., May 31 (ANI): The gap, that was significant in the latter half of 20th century, between the more and less educated with respect to marriage and fertility, has not significantly altered the genetic makeup of subsequent generations.
Washington, D.C. May 31 (ANI): A new study has found that the effects of maternal smoking could be long lasting as the early exposure to nicotine can trigger widespread genetic changes that affect the formation of connections between brain cells long after birth.
Genetic improvement of aboriginal cattle key to increasing milk demand in India: Expert May 31, 12:34 pm
Agartala (Tripura), May 31 (ANI): A senior scientist at the National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR), Dr P. K. Singh, who was one of the many scientists who took part in the two-day seminar on 'Strategies for Improving Dairy Production in Tripura', has informed that to resolve the increasing demand of milk in India, the present government has emphasized on genetic improvement of indigenous cattle.
Thank your gender-stereotypic genes for speed-dating success May 20, 9:02 am
Washington D.C, May 20 (ANI): Your gender-stereotypic genes may be giving you a leg up in dating, according to a recent study.
Gurgaon, May 13 (ANI): Doctors at Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon gave a new lease of life to a 27-year-old Iraqi woman recently.
Study: Bene Israel community in India carries Jewish gene May 11, 10:54 am
Washington D.C., May 11 (ANI): A new study reveals the Bene Israel community in the western part of India carries genetic proof of the Jewish roots. They anyway, have always considered themselves Jewish.
Washington, D.C., May 10 (ANI): A new study has found that about 1.8 million Americans suffer from celiac disease, an immune-based condition brought on by the consumption of gluten in genetically susceptible patients.
Study claims genetic switches can increase lifespan May 3, 12:21 pm
Washington D.C., May 3 (ANI): Recently discovered genetic switches that increase lifespan and boost fitness in worms are now being linked to increased lifespan in mammals and are offering hope that drugs to flip these switches could improve human metabolic function.
Reverse symptoms of Alzheimer, Parkinson found Apr 26, 1:12 pm
Washington D.C., April 26 (ANI): A new study describes an innovative strategy that reverses symptoms in the neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer and Parkinson, at least in fruit flies which had been genetically altered to model the diseases.
For the first time researchers locate happiness genes Apr 26, 10:29 am
Washington D.C., April 26 (ANI): Researchers have recently isolated the parts of the human genome that could explain the differences in how humans experience happiness.
Researchers link genes with happiness, neuroticism Apr 21, 11:17 am
Washington D.C., April 21 (ANI): What we feel and think depends on multiple factor and one of it is our genes.
Pregnant mom who smokes risks altering baby's DNA Apr 6, 8:19 am
Washington D.C, April 6 (ANI): If you can't keep your hands off cigarettes while pregnant, then you may be altering the DNA of your developing foetus as a new study suggests that maternal smoking during pregnancy leaves its lasting mark on the child's genetic make-up.
`Vegetarian gene` puts Indians at cancer risk Mar 30, 2:02 pm
Washington D.C, Mar 30 (ANI): Could there be a vegetarian gene? A new study has revealed that eating green could be in our genes.
New genetic front in war against malaria Mar 30, 11:50 am
Washington D.C, Mar 30 (ANI): They are as old as the dinosaurs and kill nearly 250,000 people a month. The war against malaria is now proceeding on many fronts, from preventative measures to the introduction of more effective drugs.
Knowing genetic risk doesn't really help us Mar 21, 4:16 pm
Washington D.C, Mar 21 (ANI): Genetic tests that predict people's risk for disease are becoming more common, but a recent study suggests that having that information doesn't mean people act on it.
What your parents eat can affect your health: study Mar 15, 10:31 am
Washington D.C., Mar. 15 (ANI): In a recent study researchers used mice that had become obese and had developed type 2 diabetes due to a high-fat diet and then obtained their offspring solely through in vitro fertilisation (IVF) from isolated oocytes and sperm, so that changes in the offspring could only be passed on via these cells.
How loss of Angelina Jolie gene results in breast cancer Mar 5, 8:18 am
Washington D.C, Mar 5 (ANI): A team of researchers has provided deeper insight into how the Angelina Jolie gene, BRCA1, functions in normal breast tissue and how its loss results in breast cancer.
Pancreatic cancer identified as 4 different diseases Feb 25, 2:28 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 25 (ANI): A recent research has identified that pancreatic cancer is not one, but four diseases, each with different genetic triggers and survival rates, paving the way for more accurate diagnoses and treatments.
Your partner`s lifestyle choices can make you obese Feb 23, 10:02 am
Washington D.C., Feb. 23(ANI): Researcher have recently claimed that the lifestyle a person shares with his/her partner has a greater influence on their chances of becoming obese than their upbringing.
Psychiatric disorders genetically linked to diabetes Feb 7, 11:14 am
Washington D.C, Feb 7 (ANI): A team of scientists has discovered a molecular link between psychiatric disorders and type 2 diabetes.
Now, womb lining test to predict IVF treatment success Jan 24, 10:15 am
Washington D.C, Jan 24 (ANI): Newly discovered "genetic fingerprint" is a big breakthrough that can help doctors predict the chances of success of IVF treatment.
Destruction of Earth is inevitable in near future: Stephen Hawking Jan 20, 10:19 am
Melbourne, Jan. 20 (ANI): Humanity is at risk due to the scientific progress, says top cosmologist Professor Stephen Hawking.
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