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Health News - Genetics

Tracking DNA helps scientists trace origins of genetic errors
Scientists have shed light on how naturally occurring mutations can be introduced into our DNA. (Medical News Today)

Gene may open door for improved keloid, scar treatment
Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit have identified a gene that may offer a better understanding of how keloid scars develop and potentially open the door to improved treatment for the... (Medical News Today)

SLU scientist aims to improve antibiotics to treat staph infections
Yap discovers evolutionary mechanism that allows bacteria to resist antibioticsIn research published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, assistant professor of biochemistry and... (Medical News Today)

Researchers discover genetic links to size of brain structures
Five genetic variants that influence the size of structures within the human brain have been discovered by an international team that included a Georgia State University researcher. (Medical News Today)

Researchers identify efficient methylating enzyme for cancer development
A recent study may help begin to explain how cancer develops though the abnormal turning on and off of genes. (Medical News Today)

New 'systems genetics' study identifies possible target for epilepsy treatment
A single gene that coordinates a network of about 400 genes involved in epilepsy could be a target for new treatments, according to research. (Medical News Today)

International imaging effort unlocks brain secrets
An international study, which included researchers from NUI Galway, has identified significant genetic factors that influence the size of structures within the brain. (Medical News Today)

The language of T lymphocytes deciphered, the Rosetta Stone of the immune system
How can our immune system defend us against aggressors so diverse such as viruses, parasites, fungi and tumours? (Medical News Today)

First major analysis of Human Protein Atlas is published in Science
A research article published in Science presents the first major analysis based on the Human Protein Atlas, including a detailed picture of the proteins that are linked to cancer, the number of... (Medical News Today)

Rare neurological disease shines light on health of essential nerve cells
Ian Duncan is a Scotsman with the iron discipline and stamina of a competitive marathoner, triathlete and cross-country skier. (Medical News Today)

Scientists find gene vital to central nervous system
Scientists have identified a gene that helps regulate how well nerves of the central nervous system are insulated, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis report. (Medical News Today)

UCSD study shows why protein mutations lead to familial form of Parkinson's disease
Researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, have shown for the first time why protein mutations lead to the familial form of Parkinson's... (Medical News Today)

Head and neck cancers in young adults are more likely to be a result of inherited factors
An article published online in the International Journal of Epidemiology pools data from 25 case-control studies and conducts separate analyses to show that head and neck cancers (HNC) in young... (Medical News Today)

Noisy data facilitates Dartmouth investigation of breast cancer gene expression
Researchers from Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center, led by Casey S. Greene, PhD, reported in Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing on the use of denoising autoencoders (DAs) to effectively extract... (Medical News Today)

Reducing Myc gene activity extends healthy lifespan in mice
A team of scientists based at Brown University has found that reducing expression of a fundamentally important gene called Myc significantly increased the healthy lifespan of laboratory mice, the... (Medical News Today)

Global ENIGMA consortium set up to crack brain's genetic code
In the largest collaborative study of the brain to date, researchers from the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) led a global consortium of 190 institutions to... (Medical News Today)

Study maps travel of H7 influenza genes
Influenza has a long history of being one of the most deadly diseases to afflict humanity, but what exactly makes it so dangerous? (Medical News Today)

Targeting DNA repair pathways could provide new treatment options for pediatric neuroblastoma
Researchers at the University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital have identified a promising new target for developing new therapies for kids with high-risk neuroblastoma, according to a new... (Medical News Today)

Seeking a personalized treatment solution for intellectual disability
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have produced an approach that protects animal models against a type of genetic disruption that causes intellectual... (Medical News Today)

FitCons scores demonstrate a much greater power to predict which genetic material regulates the expression of genes
Striving to unravel and comprehend DNA's biological significance, Cornell University scientists have created a new computational method that can identify positions in the human genome that play a... (Medical News Today)

Major study links gene to drug resistance in testicular cancer
A major research study has uncovered several new genetic mutations that could drive testicular cancer - and also identified a gene which may contribute to tumours becoming resistant to current... (Medical News Today)

Genes that extend lifespan won't necessarily improve health in advanced age
A study of long-lived mutant C. elegans by scientists at the University of Massachusetts Medical School shows that the genetically altered worms spend a greater portion of their life in a frail state... (Medical News Today)

Mutated ATRX gene linked to brain tumors; potential biomarker for rare adrenal tumors too
A somatic mutation in the ATRX gene has recently been shown as a potential molecular marker for aggressive brain tumors, such as gliomas, neuroblastomas and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. (Medical News Today)

Discovery of 'genetic superhighway' mutation expected to lead to new treatments for rare ovarian cancer that strikes young women and girls
A groundbreaking TGen-led discovery of the likely genetic cause of an ovarian cancer that strikes young women and girls is featured in the annual report of the American Society of Cancer Oncology... (Medical News Today)

Pre-clinical studies in mice reveal ways to reduce cancer risk in gene therapy with modified treatment
National Institutes of Health researchers have uncovered a key factor in understanding the elevated cancer risk associated with gene therapy. (Medical News Today)

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