• ScienceDaily | 7/12/2019 | Staff
    The team has identified a gene called elpc-2 in C. elegans that plays an important role in maintaining healthspan as the worm ages. This gene is conserved in humans -- and worms with defects in this...
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  • phys.org | 2/22/2017 | Staff
    The idea of genetically modifying a patient's own immune cells and deploying them against infections and tumors has been around since the 1980s. But to this day modified T cells are still not as...
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  • phys.org | 11/14/2018 | Staff
    The preservation of plant biodiversity is the task of the roughly 1,750 gene banks distributed around the world. They store plant samples and sometimes additional phenotypic or genetic information...
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  • phys.org | 3/6/2019 | Staff
    Genes specific to a species or group of species can reflect important genetic changes within lineages. Often, such lineage-specific genes are found to play a role within sexual reproduction, thus...
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  • E! Online | 6/29/2019 | Staff
    "Ok here's my post baby annoying post and my takeaway from pregnancy," Schumer wrote alongside this photo. "Women are the s--t. Men are cool and whatever but women are fucking warriors and capable...
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/28/2019 | Staff
    In the early-to-mid twentieth century, it became increasingly apparent that crop landraces were slowly being replaced by modern crop varieties and were in danger of disappearing.
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/26/2019 | Staff
    The Jekyll gene was first described in 2006 by researchers from the IPK in Gatersleben. They found that while it was crucial for sexual reproduction and fertility in barley (Hordeum vulgare), it was...
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/20/2019 | Staff
    "People with epilepsy have a high mortality rate, but it's mysterious," says Dan Mulkey, a neuroscientist in UConn's physiology and neurobiology department. More than one of every 1,000 people with...
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/18/2019 | Staff
    Cannabis is the most commonly used illegal drug in both Denmark and internationally, and around one in ten users becomes addicted to the drug. Researchers from iPSYCH have discovered a gene that they...
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/3/2019 | Staff
    Shoukhrat Mitalipov, Ph.D., director of the OHSU Center for Embryonic Cell and Gene Therapy, co-authored the editorial with his 17-year-old son, Paul Mitalipov. Don Wolf, Ph.D.
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