Genetic Code

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Name: Genetic Code
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Large study reveals new genetic variants that raise risk for prostate cancer

In an analysis of genetic information among more than 87,000 men, a global team of scientists says it has found 23 new genetic variants common differences in the genetic code -- that increase a man's risk for prostate cancer. The so-called "meta-analysis," ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Oct 20 2014]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

More bad news for smokers

Smoking isn’t the only thing that raises your risk of lung cancer. As it turns out, your DNA can have that effect too.A scientific study scanned the genomes, the entire genetic code, of 11,000 people of European descent in an effort to identify if there ... [Published Galveston County Daily News - 18 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

GENETIC: risks

WHEN a family with a strong history of breast and/or ovarian cancer has been offered genetic testing, the first step is DNA sequencing where the DNA, genetic code, is analysed.If the result of the predictive test is positive, this means the family member ... [Published Plymouth Herald - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Ovarian Cancer, Cancer, Risk
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Why genetics should never be an excuse

One of the first excuses made in shaping the body is, "It's genetic." Whether a compliment admiring a great body, or a reason why another cannot succeed, it is one of the greatest two cents you often hear when it comes to describing someone's results ... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Bloodline by James Rollins

Recommended by Gordon HolmesSometimes you just can’t beat a full-on action adventure blockbuster and Rollins and his Sigma Force novels are the very top of the genre.Add in the usual mix of scientific breakthroughs and historical mysteries and you have ... [Published Fife Today - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

UNH scientists taking part in NASA research

Some University of New Hampshire scientists are part of a team of researchers who have received a nearly $9 million award from NASA to study the origins, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe.The UNH team is led by Vaughn Cooper, ... [Published KansasCity.com - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Caffeine In The Genetic Code

Andrew Giambrone flags new research on why you might be craving that cup of coffee this morning:By analyzing DNA as well as data on 120,000 adults of European and African-American heritage, the researchers identified eight genetic variants that predispose ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting back against grape disease

Scientists report that they are close to cracking the genetic code of crown gall tumor disease, which affects grape production. From this, the science team hope that vineyards and the wine industry will see fewer losses of vines due to infection. ... [Published Digital Journal - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

ECU Hosts STEM Conference

More than 100 middle school girls visited East Carolina University's campus on Friday for the fifth annual STEM Girls Conference.The conference was hosted by students and teachers in the College of Engineering and Technology, Thomas Harriot College of ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

A Possible Treatment for Binge Drinking

Scientists have discovered profound changes in proteins that could lead to treatment for alcohol-related liver diseases.The researchers, from the University of Missouri School of Medicine, said the changes occur because of binge drinking. The National ... [Published ThirdAge - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 6 reports

Russian FM gives blistering attack on US, NATO - Europe

UNITED NATIONS — The Russian foreign minister issued a blistering attack on the West and NATO on Saturday, accusing them of being unable to change their Cold War "genetic code" and saying the United States must abandon its claims to "eternal uniqueness." ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 4 reports

Russia's Lavrov Criticizes West At UN

by RFE/RLAddressing the UN General Assembly, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has launched a blistering attack on the United States and its Western allies, saying they are acting in defiance of the sovereign right of nations.In his September 27 ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 28 2014]

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Richard Preston: I think it has to do with the CDC’s good bedside manner with the American public. "Don’t worry, it’s not that scary. Despite what certain popularizers are saying, Ebola is not this dangerous." Well, it turned out they made mistakes that Doctors Without Borders learned long ago
...B Isaacs, Ph D , a genetic scientist at the Brady Urological Institute at the Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "There is a power in numbers that helped us find new variants that were only hinted at in smaller study populations, especially among minority men, and as we found the same variants across several populations, the evidence became stronger that they were definitively linked to prostate cancer" Isaacs said
...the means to evaluate and select innovative solutions relative to Greenway," said Greg Shilling, Greenway Vice President of Corporate Development. "We're pleased to partner with ActX for mutual promotion of its genomic decision support solution to customers seeking to improve their ability to deliver care."

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Just Curious: What Made Americans So Fearful an... [Published Daily Kos - Oct 19 2014]
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Genetic cause of autism proven to be 250,000 ye... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 19 2014]
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Richard Preston: Ebola Is 'Nature's Tsunami' [Published Breitbart Feed - Oct 20 2014]
Richard Preston, author of the 1994 bestselling nonfiction book “The Hot Zone,” appeared on CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper” to discuss the nature of the Ebola virus and how it spreads. “Well, it’s a little bit alarming to see Ebola doing this,” ...
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