Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 15:02
A new study has found that cyclin D1, a protein that helps push a replicating cell through the cell cycle also mediates the processing and generation of mature microRNA (miRNA).
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:26
A new study has revealed that children are more likely to have weight problems if their fathers are overweight at conception.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 14:47
Scientists have discovered a gene mutation responsible for excessive alcohol drinking, a finding that could lead to potential new treatments for alcoholism.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 12:23
Researchers have discovered a gene that regulates alcohol consumption and when faulty can cause excessive drinking.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 12:34
Researchers have identified two gene mutations that appear to be associated with an increased risk of developing eating disorders.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 12:59
Researchers have described their effort to identify the minimum Y chromosome contribution required to generate a healthy first generation mouse, capable of reproducing a second generation on its own without further technological intervention.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 15:23
Hooked on alcohol? Your genes may be to blame!
Scientists have identified a group of 39 genes that together are strongly associated with alcoholism.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:51
A new study has revealed that loss of a particular gene`s function in humans and mice causes morbid obesity.