Genetics

Genomic Health Test To Guide Chemo Per New Breast Cancer Rule

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Related topics: Genomics, Chemotherapy, Cancer, Breast Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Moffitt Researchers Develop Model To Personalize Radiation Treatment For Breast Cancer Patients

A personalized approach to cancer treatment has become more common over the last several decades, with numerous targeted drugs approved to treat particular tumor types with specific mutations or patterns. However, this same personalized strategy has...
Related topics: Medical Research, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology

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Cranial Deformation As An Indicator For Cultural Membership

Led by Ron Pinhasi from the University of Vienna, Austria and Mario Novak from the Institute for Anthropological Research in Zagreb, Croatia the study combines bioarchaeological isotopic and ancient DNA methods to analyze the dietary patterns, sex,...
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High-precision Technique Stores Cellular “memory” In Dna

Using a technique that can precisely edit DNA bases, MIT researchers have created a way to store complex “memories” in the DNA of living cells, including human cells. The new system, known as DOMINO, can be used to record the intensity,...
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23andme Dna Test Kit On Sale For £50 Off On Amazon

TL;DR: The reliable 23andMe Health + Ancestry DNA test kit is on sale for £99 on Amazon, saving you £50 on list price. The Amazon "End of Summer Sale" has only just begun, but the deals are already coming in thick and fast. This is the...
Related topics: DNA, DNA Test, Amazon

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Scientists Attempt Controversial Experiment To Edit Dna In Human Sperm Using Crispr

NPR visited the only lab in the world known to be trying to use the powerful gene-editing tool CRISPR to modify the DNA in human sperm. If successful, it could be used to prevent genetic disorders.(Image credit: Elias Williams for NPR)
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Dna Sequencing, Research, And Big Money

(MedPage Today) -- Kevin Campbell, MD, wonders: how secure is your genetic data?
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Including Indigenous Voices In Genomics

A program at the University of Illinois trains Indigenous scientists in genomics—in hopes that future work will be aimed at benefiting those communities. Christine Herman reports.  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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Medical News Today: Could Targeting Variants Of This Gene Help Fight Alzheimer's Disease?

Researchers have found variants of a gene that influence Alzheimer's disease risk through their effect on a cerebrospinal fluid protein.
Related topics: Alzheimer's Disease, Medical Research, Proteins

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Health Records Pin Broad Set Of Health Risks On Genetic Premutation

Researchers have found that there may be a much broader health risk to carriers of the FMR1 premutation, with potentially dozens of clinical conditions that can be ascribed directly to carrying it. The researchers employed machine learning to mine...
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'key Player' Identified In Genetic Link To Psychiatric Conditions

Scientists have identified a specific gene they believe could be a key player in the changes in brain structure seen in several psychiatric conditions, such as schizophrenia and autism.
Related topics: Schizophrenia, Autism

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Environmental Dna Proves The Expansion Of Invasive Crayfish Habitats

Environmental DNA (eDNA) has successfully proven the presence of invasive crayfish in almost all the small streams around Lake Akan in Japan, suggesting that eDNA analysis is an efficient and highly sensitive method to assess the distribution of...
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American Neurological Association Announces Recipients Of 2019 Awards For Outstanding...

Awards recognize work in the genetics of Alzheimer's disease, the microbiome and stroke, clinical trial design, and more.
Related topics: Alzheimer's Disease, Stroke, Microbiome, Clinical Trials

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Genetic Variation Contributes To Individual Differences In Pleasure

Differences in how our brains respond when we’re anticipating a financial reward are due, in part, to genetic differences, according to research with identical and ... Read more

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'key Player' Identified In Genetic Link To Psychiatric Conditions

Scientists have identified a specific gene they believe could be a key player in the changes in brain structure seen in several psychiatric conditions, such as schizophrenia and autism.
Related topics: Schizophrenia, Autism

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'kissing Loops' In Rna Molecule Essential For Its Role In Tumor Suppression

Researchers have discovered that the tumor suppressor MEG3 adopts a complex three-dimensional structure to fulfill its function. Furthermore, they were able to fine-tune its activity by targeted manipulation of this architecture. The results of this...
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Cancer Patient Says Question Could Save Lives: 'do You Have Eastern European Jewish Ancestry?'

Her advanced ovarian cancer could almost certainly have been prevented if she'd gotten a DNA test in time and had surgery, says the leader of a nonprofit focused on risks of BRCA mutations, especially for Ashkenazi Jews.
Related topics: Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Oncology, DNA, DNA Test

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New Rapid Dna Test To Diagnose Chlamydia Infection In Koalas

A new DNA test to detect chlamydia infection in koalas which can be run in the field and gives on-the-spot results within 30 minutes has been developed in a research collaboration between researchers from Queensland University of Technology (QUT)...
Related topics: DNA, DNA Test, Chlamydia, Medical Research

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Medical News Today: Type 1 Diabetes: Genetic Risk Reflected In Gut Microbiome

New research has revealed that children at a high genetic risk of type 1 diabetes have 'distinct changes' in their gut microbiome.
Related topics: Type 1 Diabetes, Diabetes, Microbiome, Medical Research

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Uspstf Recommends Genetic Counseling For High Brca Risk

TUESDAY, Aug. 20, 2019 -- The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that women who are at increased risk for BRCA1/2 mutations should undergo genetic counseling, and if indicated, genetic testing. These recommendations form the...

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