genomic


Early detection of MRSA gives framework for community-based infection surveillance

13 de January de 2019 | 12:00 pm
A new study conducted by a team of researchers led by NYU School of Medicine identified a recent spread of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus...

Cause of hereditary mitochondrial problems revealed

6 de January de 2019 | 1:00 pm
The accumulation of defective products in the mitochondria generates mitochondrial instability and information loss on its genome, according to a study developed at the...

An RNA editing enzyme may help detecting malignancies and may be a new therapeutic target against cancer

4 de January de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Normal editing functions of a stem cell enzyme called ADAR1 (Adenosine Deaminase Acting on RNA-1) are hijacked by pre-malignant cells, resulting in a series...

International team of scientists perform largest genomic study on intestinal worms

30 de December de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Scientists from the University of Granada (UGR) participated in the largest genomic study on intestinal worms to date, which opens new ways in the...

MODY-causing gene identified in Mexican population

29 de December de 2018 | 1:00 pm
A genetic study carried out by a Mexican-American scientific consortium has identified a gene mutation in mestizos and indigenous people of Mexico responsible for...

Researchers described the dynamics of chromatin in the regeneration of organs and tissues

27 de December de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Researchers from the Department of Genetics, Microbiology and Statistics and the Institute of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona (UB), in collaboration with the...

Obesity and type 2 diabetes cured in mice using gene therapy

23 de December de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A team of researchers from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) has managed to cure obesity and type 2 diabetes in mice, introducing a...

Two proteins begin to unveil the ‘chaos’ of melanoma

22 de December de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A new study shows that numerous processes involved in melanoma metastasis, which until now were believed to be independent of each other, have a...

Scientists found genetic pathways associated with fibromyalgia

17 de December de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Scientists at the University of Oviedo, in collaboration with experts from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and the National Institute of Nursing Research at...

Genomes of two strains of parasite causing Chagas disease sequenced

15 de December de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Researchers from the Autonomous University of Madrid have managed to sequence and assemble two new genomes of the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, responsible for one...
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