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SCIENTISTS IDENTIFY GENETIC CATALYSTS THAT SPEED UP EVOLUTION OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

Researchers at Oxford University have shown that it is possible to identify genetic catalysts that accelerate the evolution of antibiotic...

How a good diet can cure your acne: Doctor reveals which foods to avoid

HOW A GOOD DIET CAN CURE YOUR ACNE: DOCTOR REVEALS WHICH FOODS TO AVOID

From hormones to genetics to your skincare regime, adult acne can be triggered by many factors. New research shows this can include...

 
 
 
Genetics testing startup Prenetics buys UK's DNAFit to move into consumer services

GENETICS TESTING STARTUP PRENETICS BUYS UK'S DNAFIT TO MOVE INTO CONSUMER SERVICES

Prenetics , a Hong Kong-based startup that offers genetic testing services for patients, is expanding outside of Asia and into the...

Skincare During Your Period Will Be So Much Easier With These 5 Expert Tips

SKINCARE DURING YOUR PERIOD WILL BE SO MUCH EASIER WITH THESE 5 EXPERT TIPS

Oh, period acne - thou art such a consistent torment. While some may be genetically blessed in this regard, if you have a menstrual...

 
 
 
Higher rates of type one diabetes found in 'food swamps'

HIGHER RATES OF TYPE ONE DIABETES FOUND IN 'FOOD SWAMPS'

Findings from a New York University study challenge the traditional belief that type one is caused by genetics and indicate that an...

Scientists Aim to Develop “Genomic Ark” of High-Quality Bat Genomes

SCIENTISTS AIM TO DEVELOP “GENOMIC ARK” OF HIGH-QUALITY BAT GENOMES

Pop quiz: Which animal accounts for around 20% of all living mammals, harbors some of the world's deadliest diseases, lives proportionately...

 
 
 

IDENTIFICATION OF MISSING VARIANTS BY COMBINING MULTIPLE ANALYTIC PIPELINES

After decades of identifying risk factors using array-based genome-wide association studies , genetic research of complex diseases...

Depression breakthrough as scientists identify 80 genes linked to condition

DEPRESSION BREAKTHROUGH AS SCIENTISTS IDENTIFY 80 GENES LINKED TO CONDITION

The study by the University of Edinburgh supports previous evidence that depression is partly influenced by genetics as researchers...

 
 
 

TIMING IS EVERYTHING: RESEARCHERS DESCRIBE GENETIC CLOCKWORK IN GERM CELL DEVELOPMENT

The nematode C. elegans is truly an organizational talent: The tiny animals live for only two to three weeks, with sexual maturity...

HARMFUL GENETIC MUTATIONS MAY BE LESS COMMON THAN WE THOUGHT

We are all mutants. Every characteristic that defines our species is the result of a genetic mutation somewhere in the history of evolution....

 
 
 
Mystery behind ‘dripping candle wax' disease that affects just 400 people worldwide is cracked

MYSTERY BEHIND ‘DRIPPING CANDLE WAX' DISEASE THAT AFFECTS JUST 400 PEOPLE WORLDWIDE IS CRACKED

Researchers from the National Institutes of Health, Maryland, found the genetic mutations behind the rare disorder only occur in affected...

Tatcha's New Launch Will Have You Looking Like You Got 8 Hours of Sleep

TATCHA'S NEW LAUNCH WILL HAVE YOU LOOKING LIKE YOU GOT 8 HOURS OF SLEEP

If you're prayed to the genetic gods that, magically, your undereye would be freed from dark circles, you might just have a new product...

 
 
 
Aestheticians Name Their Top Products for Tighter Pores

AESTHETICIANS NAME THEIR TOP PRODUCTS FOR TIGHTER PORES

As master aesthetician Amy McLain says, "The size of our pores is usually a touchy subject." We know they are genetically predetermined...

Reason Behind Flu Infiltration into Cells Identified

REASON BEHIND FLU INFILTRATION INTO CELLS IDENTIFIED

Gene editing tools used in genetic screening tool technique can help to identify genes that could provide targets for antiviral drugs,...

 
 
 
Buy GMO to Sustain the Food Supply

BUY GMO TO SUSTAIN THE FOOD SUPPLY

The world is getting warmer and the population is growing exponentially. The United Nations predicts that the world's population will...

IMMUNOMEDICS POACHES ASTRAZENECA I-O EXECUTIVE AS NEW RESEARCH CHIEF

Troubled Immunomedics, which saw a potential $2 billion deal with Seattle Genetics scrapped last year-a whirlwind that also saw the...

 
 
 
Novartis just handed out a $8.7 billion endorsement for new therapies that are changing how we treat genetic diseases

NOVARTIS JUST HANDED OUT A $8.7 BILLION ENDORSEMENT FOR NEW THERAPIES THAT ARE CHANGING HOW WE TREAT GENETIC DISEASES

Novartis is acquiring gene therapy company AveXis for $8.7 billion. AveXis is working on a gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy,...

Rice Revelations: Nine New Genome Assemblies Uncover Key Traits and Evolutionary Clues

RICE REVELATIONS: NINE NEW GENOME ASSEMBLIES UNCOVER KEY TRAITS AND EVOLUTIONARY CLUES

Revered around the world, rice is a staple food for nearly half of the population. But as that population grows, rice breeders are...

 
 
 
Physical Activity Prevents Genetic Risk of Heart Disease

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY PREVENTS GENETIC RISK OF HEART DISEASE

Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness reduce the risk of heart attacks, stroke and also lower the genetic risk of heart disease....

WHEAT RESEARCH DISCOVERY YIELDS GENETIC SECRETS THAT COULD SHAPE FUTURE CROPS

A new study has isolated a gene controlling shape and size of spikelets in wheat in a breakthrough which could help breeders deliver...