Genetics

Hitting The Books: How Calculus Is Helping Unravel Dna's Secrets

Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can...
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'a Good Death'; Words Of Legends; Genetic Testing Caveat

(MedPage Today) -- News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology

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Meet The Gene-edited Bacteria That Could Make Cannabis Plants Obsolete

Ever wanted to brew cannabis like you brew craft beer? At UC Berkeley, biologists have managed to engineer brewer’s yeast so that it produces the main cannabinoids found in marijuana. The post Meet the gene-edited bacteria that could make cannabis...
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Medieval Crusaders In Levant Married, Recruited Locals, Dna Shows

News article by the Communications Team | – (Wellcome Sanger Institute) – Sanger Institute researchers have produced whole-genome sequences from skeletons discovered in a 13th Century burial pit in Sidon, Lebanon. The DNA sequences...
Related topics: DNA, Scientific Discoveries

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‘longevity Gene’ Responsible For More Efficient Dna Repair

Explorers have dreamed for centuries of a Fountain of Youth, with healing waters that rejuvenate the old and extend life indefinitely. Researchers at the University of Rochester, however, have uncovered more evidence that the key to longevity...
Related topics: DNA, Medical Research

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A Universal Framework Combining Genome Annotation And Undergraduate Education

Scientists and educators have developed a framework for using new genome sequences as a training resource for undergraduates interested in learning genome annotation. This strategy will both make the process of determining gene functions more...

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Springer Nature: Associate Or Senior Editor, Nature Genetics

competitive: Springer Nature: Nature Research is a flagship portfolio of journals, products and services including Nature and the Nature-branded journals, dedicated to servi new york, New York
Related topics: Medical Research

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Scientists Uncover A Link Between Rna Editing And Chloroplast-to-nucleus Communication

What will a three-degree-warmer world look like? How will plants fare in more extreme weather conditions? When experiencing stress or damage from various sources, plants use chloroplast-to-nucleus communication to regulate gene expression and help...

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New Method To Detect Off-target Effects Of Crispr

Since the CRISPR genome editing technology was invented in 2012, it has shown great promise to treat a number of intractable diseases. However, scientists have struggled to identify potential off-target effects in therapeutically relevant cell...

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New Method To Detect Off-target Effects Of Crispr

Since the CRISPR genome editing technology was invented in 2012, it has shown great promise to treat a number of intractable diseases. However, scientists have struggled to identify potential off-target effects in therapeutically relevant cell...

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Warming: Plants Are Also Stressed Out

What will a three-degree-warmer world look like? When experiencing stress or damage from various sources, plants use chloroplast-to-nucleus communication to regulate gene expression and help them cope. Now, researchers have found that GUN1 -- a gene...

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Ancestrydna Dna Test Kits Are Back On Sale

Find out your actual heritage for National DNA Day.        
Related topics: DNA, DNA Test

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Gene Therapy Cures Infants Suffering From ‘bubble Boy’ Immune Disease

After years of heartbreaking setbacks, researchers say they can restore immune systems in SCID babies.
Related topics: Medical Research

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Brb-seq: The Quick And Cheaper Future Of Rna Sequencing

RNA sequencing is a technique used to analyze entire genomes by looking at the expression of their genes. Today, such genome-wide expression analyses are a standard tool for genomic studies because they rely on high-throughput technologies, which...
Related topics: Genomics

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Taming The Genome's 'jumping' Sequences

The human genome is fascinating. Once predicted to contain about a hundred thousand protein-coding genes, it now seems that the number is closer to twenty thousand, and maybe less. And although our genome is made up of about three billion...
Related topics: Proteins

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Fuel Cells In Bacteria

The exchange of nitrogen between the atmosphere and organic matter is crucial for life on Earth because nitrogen is a major component of essential molecules such as proteins and DNA. One major route for this exchange, discovered only in the 1990s,...
Related topics: Proteins, DNA, Scientific Discoveries

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Scientists Discover Sustainable Way To Increase Seed Oil Yield In Crops

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) scientists have developed a sustainable way to demonstrate a new genetic modification that can increase the yield of natural oil in seeds by up to 15 per cent in laboratory conditions.
Related topics: Scientific Discoveries

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Weekly Health Quiz: Aging, Infections And A Fat Gene

Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

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Gene Therapy Cures 'bubble-boy Disease'

(MedPage Today) -- Early trial in SCID infants showed full immune restoration

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News Digest – Red And Processed Meat, Dna ‘fingerprints’, Targeted Leukaemia Drugs And Crispr

Even moderate consumption of red and processed meat increases bowel cancer risk Processed and red meat hit headlines this week as our research linked moderate consumption to an increased risk of developing bowel cancer. Our scientists in Oxford...
Related topics: Red Meat, DNA, Leukemia, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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