Keyword Results for   'genetic'  
'Gender-switching' gene in mosquitoes can help fight dengue fever  May 22, 3:08 pm
Washington, May 22 (ANI): A team of scientists has found a way to turn disease-spreading female mosquito embryos into males at a genetic level that can lead to powerful population control strategies.
Newly unveiled prostate cancer's 'Rosetta Stone' paves way for targeted drugs  May 22, 12:56 pm
Washington, May 22 (ANI): A team of scientists has unveiled a comprehensive genetic map of advanced prostate cancer, hailing it as the disease's "Rosetta Stone."
Bronze Age forefathers' genes live out in most European men  May 20, 3:48 pm
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Geneticists have discovered that most European men descend from just a handful of Bronze Age forefathers, due to a "population explosion" several thousand years ago.
Revolutionary treatment for cystic fibrosis found  May 18, 11:48 am
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that causes the body to create thick and sticky mucus, can now be controlled, thanks to a new breakthrough research.
'Night owls' or 'early risers' are born, not made  May 15, 12:38 pm
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A team of geneticists has clocked genetic differences between "day larks" and "night owls."
Indian scientists spot rare plant with potential anti-cancer properties  May 14, 12:05 pm
Bengaluru, May 14 (ANI): - A team of plant geneticists have discovered a rare plant in the Western Ghats, which could open up possibilities of treatment of cancer.
Apple collaborates with researchers for ResearchKit apps that studies genetic data  May 6, 1:07 pm
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Apple has collaborated with researchers for two different ResearchKit apps that will collect and study genetic data.
Key driver of human ageing discovered   May 1, 1:09 pm
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A team of scientists for the first time have created a key class of versatile stem cells that carry the genetic defect that causes premature aging.
Woolly mammoth's DNA reveals poignant story of extinction  Apr 24, 12:57 pm
Washington, Apr.24 (ANI): Scientists have sequenced and analyzed the complete high-quality genomes of two woolly mammoths, which revealed poignant story of their extinction.
First evidence of genetic link between prodigy and autism uncovered  Apr 23, 2:42 pm
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): A new study has suggested that autism and prodigy share a common genetic link.
Smoking and genetics can boost mother's chances to have twins: Study   Apr 19, 1:04 pm
Washington, Apr.19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that African American mothers who smoke and have a specific genetic profile can boost their chances to have twins.
Bacterial genetic pathway linked to body odor production identified  Mar 31, 2:37 pm
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Researchers have identified the bacterial genetic pathway involved in the production of our body odor.
New heritable genetic cause of acute leukemia risk found   Mar 26, 3:29 pm
Washington, Mar.26 (ANI): A newly-discovered, heritable genetic cause of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), namely mutation of the gene ETV6, has recently been described by the researchers.
Male genetic diversity declined due to wealth, power rather than `survival of fittest`  Mar 17, 1:39 pm
Washington, Mar.17 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that wealth and power may have played a stronger role than "survival of the fittest," which led to dramatic decline in genetic diversity in male lineages four to eight thousand years ago.
15 new breast cancer genetic risk 'hot-spots' identified  Mar 10, 1:29 pm
Melbourne, Mar. 10 (ANI): Researchers have recently identified 15 new gene regions linked to breast cancer risk that makes the count up to around 100 markers, which will ultimately help in more efficient screening.
You may act more like your mom, but you're genetically more like your dad  Mar 3, 2:01 pm
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A first of its kind study revealed that mammals are genetically more like their fathers.
Genetic trickery deployed by malaria to escape immune system attack revealed  Feb 26, 12:14 pm
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): A team of scientists has revealed that malaria plays hide-and-seek with human immune system by using long noncoding RNA to switch genes.
Why some people are likelier than others to gain weight, develop obesity-related conditions  Feb 12, 10:43 am
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A new research, part of the largest genome-wide study to date, has strengthened the genetic link to obesity.
Fruit-fly find may pave way for human 'longevity'  Feb 5, 12:51 pm
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): A new research has discovered that a common lab chemical can extend the life span of female fruit flies by 68 percent, suggesting that some studies on the genetic roots of aging will need a second look.
Interaction between 2 genetic mutations can lessen heart attack risk  Feb 4, 2:11 pm
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Scientists have identified that two mutations on a single gene can interact in such a way that it reduces the risk of heart attack.
Meet the woman who was genetically born a man but gave birth to twins  Feb 1, 5:39 pm
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A woman, who was born with no reproductive organs, has given birth to beautiful twin girls, Avery and Darcey, after undergoing a revolutionary hormone therapy to help her grow a womb.
Maharashtra Govt. approves trials for GM food  Jan 31, 10:55 am
New Delhi, Jan. 31 (ANI): The Maharashtra government has given permission for field trials in some crops in genetically modified (GM) lines of rice, chickpeas, maize, brinjal and cotton.
Meet the 18-yr-old 'pregnant' US teen who is planning to marry her father   Jan 18, 2:14 pm
Melbourne, Jan 18 (ANI): An 18-year-old teenager from US is in the news for planning to marry her father after a consensual sexual relationship.
New genetic clues found in common cause of inherited intellectual disability  Jan 18, 10:49 am
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): New genetic clues have been found in fragile X syndrome, which is the most common cause of inherited intellectual disability and seizures, by studying the case of a person.
Century-old drug may help 'reverse' autism symptoms in humans  Jan 16, 1:49 pm
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a century-old drug corrects genetic autism symptoms in laboratory mice, which might suggest a pathway for treatment in humans.
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