genomic


Rare gene mutations may prevent heart disease

14 de May de 2019 | 12:00 pm
A kind of rare gene mutation may prevent heart disease, according to a new study co-led by a Boston University School of Public Health...

Embryo stem cells created from skin cells

10 de May de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) have found a way to transform skin cells into the three major stem cell types that...

Mexican scientists create saliva genetic test that determines if you suffer from obesity and/or diabetes

8 de May de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Researchers at the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) created a genetic test that allows the detection of type 2 diabetes and...

Chilean scientist develops important research to stop aging

6 de May de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Research on delaying aging-related conditions is showing notable advances. This type of research is more and more important due to an ageing population. Diseases...

New liquid biopsy technique to detect if a patient operated on for melanoma can relapse

18 de April de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Researchers from the Spanish National Center for Oncological Research (CNIO), together with researchers from the Hospital 12 de Octubre in Madrid and the Maria...

Spanish researchers found a mechanism involved in migraines

2 de April de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Migraine causes recurrent and severe headaches and in some cases nausea, vomiting and photophobia. 80% of the cases are considered migraine without aura, and...

Researchers found new molecular mechanism for pancreatic repair

31 de March de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Scientists from the University of Malaga (UMA) have shown that after a pancreatic damage, the Wilms’ tumor suppressor (Wt1) gene is activated in the...

Causes and consequences of diabetes decreased after elimination of ‘zombie cells’ in fat tissue of obese mice

27 de March de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Diabetes and a range of its causes and consequences declined or disappeared in obese mice, after researchers at the Mayo Clinic removed the so-called...

Epigenetic lesion changes how cancer cells obtain energy

18 de March de 2019 | 12:00 pm
For decades, it has been known that tumor cells have an altered metabolism, which is reflected in multiple biochemical pathways, and particular in the...

A fast track to develop resistance to antimalarials

7 de March de 2019 | 12:00 pm
Plasmodium falciparum parasite, which causes malaria in humans, can develop drug resistance through epigenetic changes in the clag3 genes. These results are relevant for...
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