Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 11:36
Scientists have identified a gene important to breast development and breast cancer, a finding that provides a potential new target for drug therapies to treat aggressive forms of the disease.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 10:07
Researchers have suggested that changes to two previously unstudied genes are the centerpiece of a new theory regarding the cause and development of endometriosis.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 10:26
Researchers have identified mutations in a gene that can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, even in people who have risk factors such as obesity and old age.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 19:05
A new research suggests that for women who carry a notorious cancer gene and need to remove healthy ovaries through surgery, may benefit most from having the operation as young as 35.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 13:05
Researchers have claimed to have linked origin of deadly human malaria parasite to primates to Africa, and not Asia, as once believed.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 12:19
Researchers have discovered 11 new DNA sequence variants in genes that are capable of influencing high blood pressure and heart disease.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 14:36
A new study suggests that your diet can trigger genetic effects that cause you to age more rapidly, according to a recently completed study at the University of Southern California Davis.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 19:05
A father`s genetic code influences the weight of a baby at birth, according to a new study.