genomic


Spanish Discovered That Already Existing Antibody May Slow Down Development of Metastases in Lung Cancer

15 de August de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Spanish scientists have discovered that blocking a protein called β3 integrin prevents the development of structures associated with lung cancer metastasis. The study, led...

Thermogenic Genes Present in Adipose Tissue Play a Protective Role against Cardiovascular Disease

14 de August de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Heart failure is a serious public health problem and one of the leading causes of hospitalization in developed countries. Now researchers at the Center...

UNAM Prototype Identifies in Seconds up to 600 Genes and their Pathologies Using a Smartphone

13 de August de 2017 | 1:00 pm
In order to facilitate the early detection of diseases, such as cancer, researchers at the Institute of Cell Physiology (IFC) of the National Autonomous...

Gestational Diabetes Not Only Affects the Mother, But Also the Newborn

8 de August de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Gestational diabetes is one of the most common diseases in pregnant women. A researcher at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and her...

Spontaneous Mutations Correct Some Genetic Defects

4 de August de 2017 | 1:00 pm
The frequency with which mutations occur in some genes that cause immunodeficiency disorders is positively associated with the probability of the occurrence of changes...

A New Combination of Drugs against Pancreatic Cancer Identified

30 de July de 2017 | 1:00 pm
A project that included the participation of 15 US institutions and a team from the University of Malaga has identified synergistic drugs to regulate...

From saliva samples, UNAM researchers seek to detect cancer risk in children

23 de July de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Researchers at the Clinical Genomics Laboratory of the Faculty of Dentistry (FO) at the National Autonomous University of Mexico are studying samples of saliva...

Gene associates with development of placenta

22 de July de 2017 | 1:00 pm
For the first time a study reveals the fundamental role of the TLK2 gene in the embryonic development of mice. Despite the differences in...

This is how the brain of blind children reorganizes

21 de July de 2017 | 1:00 pm
The occipital lobe, the brain part dedicated to vision, can alter its function to engage in tactile or auditory processing if there are not...

Mexicans Create “Smart Vaccine” That Will Defeat Amoebasis

15 de July de 2017 | 1:00 pm
Researchers at the Autonomous University of Aguascalientes (UAA) developed a vaccine against amoebiasis (also known amoebic dysentery). The vaccine contains a chimeric amoeba protein...
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