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HOW OUR PLANTS HAVE TURNED INTO THIEVES TO SURVIVE

Scientists have discovered that grasses are able to short cut evolution by taking genes from their neighbours. The findings suggest...

CRISPR CORRECTS DMD IN MICE FOR A YEAR IN SAREPTA-SUPPORTED STUDY

A Duke lab at the center of a research pact with Sarepta is reporting promising results from a trial of CRISPR gene editing in mouse...

 
 
 

LINKING SENSING TO SIGNALING DURING PLANT IMMUNITY

Plant defense against invading pathogens relies upon effective recognition of non-self organisms and a subsequent signaling response...

DISRUPTION OF GENE SPL35, ENCODING A NOVEL CUE DOMAIN‐CONTAINING PROTEIN, LEADS TO CELL DEATH AND ENHANCED DISEASE RESPONSE IN RICE

Summary Lesion mimic mutants that exhibit spontaneous hypersensitive response ‐like necrotic lesions are ideal experimental systems...

 
 
 
Ex-Apple Exec Who Oversaw Insider Trading Policy Profited On Inside Info, SEC Says

EX-APPLE EXEC WHO OVERSAW INSIDER TRADING POLICY PROFITED ON INSIDE INFO, SEC SAYS

The agency says Gene Levoff used prior knowledge of earnings to buy and sell millions of dollars in Apple stock, even as he was responsible...

A former Apple executive was just accused of insider trading by the SEC

A FORMER APPLE EXECUTIVE WAS JUST ACCUSED OF INSIDER TRADING BY THE SEC

Gene Levoff, who worked as Apple's Senior Director of Corporate Law and Corporate Secretary until September 2018, has been accused...

 
 
 
A Gene Linked to Colorectal Cancer Could also Cause Breast Cancer

A GENE LINKED TO COLORECTAL CANCER COULD ALSO CAUSE BREAST CANCER

Rare mutations in the NTHL1 gene, previously associated with colorectal cancer, also cause breast cancer and other types of cancer.

A 4‐BP DELETION IN THE ASIP GENE IS ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECESSIVE BLACK COAT COLOUR IN DOMESTIC GUINEA PIGS

 
 
 
The 3 Men Diana Ross Has Opened Her Heart to Over the Years

THE 3 MEN DIANA ROSS HAS OPENED HER HEART TO OVER THE YEARS

Diana Ross is known for her killer vocals and legendary hits, but she is also known for her big, modern family. The singer is mom to...

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER GENES THAT HELP HARMFUL BACTERIA THWART TREATMENT

A team has discovered two genes that make some strains of harmful Staphyloccocus bacteria resistant to treatment by copper, a potent...

 
 
 

AVEXIS INC.: SCIENTIST II, ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT

AveXis Inc.: OverviewReady to join a team committed to moving gene therapies into the clinical and commercial settings for patients...

AVEXIS INC.: SENIOR SCIENTIST, ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT

AveXis Inc.: OverviewReady to join a team committed to moving gene therapies into the clinical and commercial settings for patients...

 
 
 

CHARACTERIZATION AND EXPRESSION ANALYSIS OF KIT AND MITF‐M GENES IN LLAMAS AND THEIR RELATION TO WHITE COAT COLOR

Summary The llama is a fiber‐producing species that presents a wide range of coat colors, among which white is one of the most important...

IAmScience Ashley Meyer

IAMSCIENCE ASHLEY MEYER

Mariah Cox | Bond LSC Situated in the Bond Life Sciences Center is an almost empty research lab on the fourth floor, which to some...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: New CRISPR Feud, A NY Splash, Pharma vs. Congress & More

BIO ROUNDUP: NEW CRISPR FEUD, A NY SPLASH, PHARMA VS. CONGRESS & MORE

If you're into congressional spectacles, stay tuned later this month. A group of top biopharma executives-the full roster isn't known...

First US attempt to cure a rare disease with genome editing fails miserably 

FIRST US ATTEMPT TO CURE A RARE DISEASE WITH GENOME EDITING FAILS MISERABLY 

Sangamo Therapeutics tried to cure two forms of a rare genetic disease using 'zinc finger' gene editing. They successfully changed...

 
 
 
Pro-GMO Chocolate Brand Shares How GMOs Are Saving Some of World's Most Cherished Foods

PRO-GMO CHOCOLATE BRAND SHARES HOW GMOS ARE SAVING SOME OF WORLD'S MOST CHERISHED FOODS

Just one week before Valentine's Day, a unique brand of chocolate bars called Ethos Chocolate has launched and is highlighting the...

Kim and Kourtney Kardashian Show Off Their, Ahem, Assets at the AmfAR Gala in NYC

KIM AND KOURTNEY KARDASHIAN SHOW OFF THEIR, AHEM, ASSETS AT THE AMFAR GALA IN NYC

Not to be dramatic, but if we could bottle Kardashian genes and sell them to the masses... we would. On February 6, Kim Kardashian...

 
 
 
With Its First Human Data, Solid Slips in Duchenne Gene Therapy Race

WITH ITS FIRST HUMAN DATA, SOLID SLIPS IN DUCHENNE GENE THERAPY RACE

The race to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy with gene therapy, a one-time, potentially long-lasting treatment, is being closely watched....

Large Scale Genetic Study on Depression

LARGE SCALE GENETIC STUDY ON DEPRESSION

Hundreds of genes have been newly linked to depression, reveals a research shedding light on the origins of the condition and highlighting...