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Hemophilia (+ How to Manage Hemophilia Symptoms 5 Natural Ways)

HEMOPHILIA (+ HOW TO MANAGE HEMOPHILIA SYMPTOMS 5 NATURAL WAYS)

It's estimated that 1 in 5,000 babies in the United States are born with hemophilia, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...

Heart Disease in Dogs May be Tied to Certain Foods

HEART DISEASE IN DOGS MAY BE TIED TO CERTAIN FOODS

Large dogs such as Great Danes, Newfoundlands, Irish Wolfhounds, Saint Bernards and Doberman Pinschers have a genetic risk for canine...

 
 
 
Maize Collaborators Embark on Ambitious 26-line Pangenome Project

MAIZE COLLABORATORS EMBARK ON AMBITIOUS 26-LINE PANGENOME PROJECT

Computational biologist Doreen Ware harvests maize tissue for RNA isolation. Photo by Miriam Chua c/o USDA The first reference genome...

EU Regulators Approve Akcea's Inotersen. FDA Decisions Are Next

EU REGULATORS APPROVE AKCEA'S INOTERSEN. FDA DECISIONS ARE NEXT

Akcea Therapeutics has beaten rival Alnylam Pharmaceuticals to a first drug approval, getting the nod for its drug inotersen in the...

 
 
 
One Million Genomes Meeting Discusses Progress and Promise of Population-Scale Genomics

ONE MILLION GENOMES MEETING DISCUSSES PROGRESS AND PROMISE OF POPULATION-SCALE GENOMICS

The PacBio team was honored to attend an excellent Keystone Symposium in Hannover, Germany recently. The event, “ One Million Genomes:...

THE MECHANISMS OF GENETIC DIVERSIFICATION IN CANDIDA ALBICANS

Candida albicans is one of the most formidable fungal species infecting humans. Investigating the structure and reproduction methods...

 
 
 

GENETIC INTERACTION BETWEEN TWO INSULIN-DEPENDENT DIABETES SUSCEPTIBILITY LOCI, IDD2 AND IDD13 , IN DETERMINING IMMUNOREGULATORY DN T CELL PROPORTION

Abstract Several immune regulatory cell types participate in the protection against autoimmune diseases such as autoimmune diabetes....

A blood test for leukemia? Genetic changes in the blood can be spotted five years before

A BLOOD TEST FOR LEUKEMIA? GENETIC CHANGES IN THE BLOOD CAN BE SPOTTED FIVE YEARS BEFORE

The findings by British and Canadian scientists could be a game-changer for the hard-to-treat cancer, allowing doctors to monitor patients'...

 
 
 

LINKAGE DISEQUILIBRIUM PATTERN AND GENOME‐WIDE ASSOCIATION MAPPING FOR MEAT TRAITS IN MULTIPLE PORCINE F2 CROSSES

Animal Genetics, EarlyView.

 
 
 

PNEUMOCOCCAL DNA PREDICTS COURSE OF INFECTION

Besides the patient's condition, pneumococcal DNA also appears to provide information about the course of an infection. Researchers...

ANCIENT GENOME ANALYSES REVEAL MOSAIC PATTERN OF GOAT DOMESTICATION THOUSANDS OF YEARS AGO

An international team of scientists, led by geneticists from Trinity College Dublin, have sequenced the genomes from ancient goat bones...

 
 
 
Hybrid White Rhino Embryos: Genetic Rescue, Part 2

HYBRID WHITE RHINO EMBRYOS: GENETIC RESCUE, PART 2

Two weeks ago, DNA Science covered the plight of the northern white rhino , suggesting assisted reproductive technologies that might...

STUDY SHOWS LABELING REDUCED GMO FOOD FEARS

A new study from the University of Vermont reveals that a simple disclosure can improve consumer attitudes toward food products containing...

 
 
 
Breast cancer surgeons do NOT always order genetic tests for patients that need it, study finds 

BREAST CANCER SURGEONS DO NOT ALWAYS ORDER GENETIC TESTS FOR PATIENTS THAT NEED IT, STUDY FINDS 

About 35 percent of patients had an elevated risk of carrying a genetic mutation like Angelina Jolie's BRCA1. But just 27 percent of...

MOUSE STUDY REVEALS POTENTIAL NEW TREATMENT FOR INHERITED DEAFNESS

A mouse study revealed the location of a genetic mutation behind an inherited form of deafness, shedding light on the mechanism that...

 
 
 

ORGANIZING A CELL'S GENETIC MATERIAL FROM THE SIDELINES

A tremendous amount of genetic material must be packed into the nucleus of every cell - a tiny compartment. One of the biggest challenges...

The Genetic Power of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

THE GENETIC POWER OF JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM

The latest installment in the Jurassic Park franchise, coming a quarter century after the first film, is about the “genetic power”...

 
 
 
Plant and Animal SMRT Grant Will Enable Insight Into Sightless Fish

PLANT AND ANIMAL SMRT GRANT WILL ENABLE INSIGHT INTO SIGHTLESS FISH

When German diver Joachim Kreiselmaier reached the deepest parts of the Danube-Aach cave system, he couldn't believe his eyes: a “strange...

Gig Hadid uses simple moves to stay in supermodel shape - and you can do them at home

GIG HADID USES SIMPLE MOVES TO STAY IN SUPERMODEL SHAPE - AND YOU CAN DO THEM AT HOME

Jason Kempin/Getty Images Gigi Hadid is undoubtedly genetically blessed, but staying active and healthy is part of her job. Hadid works...