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The passing of time, that tombstone upon which beauty and health are balanced, can be slowed down by a close control of the telomeres, DNA structures at the ends of the chromosomes, says an expert.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 09, 2013, 22:13
Scientists have found that micronuclei (small extra nuclei) in cells are associated with specific cancer types, thereby paving the way to detect cancer, says a study.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013, 15:35
A team of experts has found that mice with reduced caloric intake accumulate longer telomeres-the ends of chromosomes- have lower incidence of cancer and are in better health.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 11, 2012, 16:32
Identical twins are genetically different, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 21, 2012, 17:23
Scientists claim to have identified 33 genes linked to autism and related disorders.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 17, 2012, 11:09
Males with an extra “girly” sex chromosome two (X chromosomes) seemed to have an insatiable appetite for sex.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 21, 2012, 16:11
Scientists claim to have found evidence which points to the fact that pulverised chromosomes could well be linked to cancer.
Last Updated: Monday, May 16, 2011, 00:00
The test will be able to tell a person`s "biological age".