Geneticist

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Geneticists solve 40-year-old dilemma to explain why duplicate genes remain in the genome -- ScienceDaily

Geneticists at Trinity College Dublin have made a major breakthrough with important implications for understanding the evolution of genomes in a variety of organisms.They found a mechanism sought for more than four decades that explains how gene duplication ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 1 hour ago]
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Sick Kids' geneticist Stephen W. Scherer named as potential Noble Prize winner

Related Tags Stephen W. Scherer, senior scientist and director, Centre for Applied Genomics at the Hospital for Sick Children, and professor and director at the McLaughlin Centre, University of Toronto, has been named by Science Watch as a potential ... [Published YongeStreet - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Is the Next “Green Revolution” Right Around the Corner?

“Modern supercrops will be a big help. But agriculture can’t be fixed by biotech alone.” National Geographic ’s October issue contains an in-depth article, “The Next Green Revolution” on how plant biotechnology will be one part of a multifaceted solution ... [Published Get the Facts from Farmer Gene - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

On Twitter: Who are the most social media-savvy scientists in health care?

Science Magazine recently posted a list of the top 50 scientists on Twitter . Here are the top social media-savvy thinkers that contribute to the health care space:1. Ben Goldacre, @bengoldacre325K followers, 47.4K tweetsThe British doc is particularly ... [Published MedCity News - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Local geneticist gives HRS third-graders a lesson on Madagascar

MARSHALL - The scientific method came to life in a unique way for Holy Redeemer School third-graders on Tuesday when geneticist Adrienne Lane came to visit. ... [Published Marshall Independent - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Geneticist, Madagascar
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Yet Another Study Confirms GMOs Are Safe, So Why Are Bans Still Spreading?

4332693The scientific debate over the risks associated with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is over; the science is settled. The problem is the anti-GMO movement is not based on science, but rather ideology — and ideology, at least for now, has ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Genome editing opens possibilities for genetically modified livestock

Scientists said they believe they are on the cusp of developing new strains of livestock using DNA technology that may improve meat and milk production while alleviating consumer fears, according to an MIT Technology Review article published in Septe ... [Published Kansas State Collegian - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

What to Do This Week: September 29 to October 2

Monday, September 29DRINK: Chefs from Mason Dixie, Mandu, Buttercream Bakeshop, Beuchert’s Saloon, Brabo, Sona Creamery, Lost Society, and Tico will be at the Gryphon’s Chefs Behind Bars event tonight, at which they’ll make custom cocktails instead of ... [Published Washingtonian.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

'2,000 Bull Project' Targets Cattle Traits

National & World Ag News Headlines USAgNet - 09/29/2014U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists are investigating methods to help beef cattle producers further improve genetic evaluations for routinely measured traits such as growth and calving ... [Published USAgNet - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Toronto Sick Kids geneticist named potential Nobel Prize recipient

The Globe and Mail Thursday 25th September, 2014Dr. Stephen Scherer, is the senior scientist leading the Personal Genome Project in Canada. He is photographed in Toronto Nov 29, 2012. Dr. Scherer, director of the Centre for Applied Genomics at Toronto's ... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Genetic Testing for All Women? Not a Solution to the Breast Cancer Epidemic | Karuna Jaggar

The perseverance and scientific innovation of Dr. Mary Claire King, the geneticist whose efforts to identify the BRCA genes were initially scoffed at by her peers, cannot be underestimated or underappreciated. Her drive and desire to find better tools ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Local geneticist gives HRS third-graders a lesson on Madagascar

MARSHALL - The scientific method came to life in a unique way for Holy Redeemer School third-graders on Tuesday when geneticist Adrienne Lane came to visit. ... [Published Marshall Independent - Sep 24 2014]
Entities: Geneticist, Madagascar

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...genome, Scherer and Lee showed that the human genome contained what they described as 'large-scale variation,'" an essay on Science Watch says.   "Both groups had found that there are large areas of the genome where long stretches, often encompassing several adjacent genes, are either duplicated or deleted."
...ontologist Brian Kennedy at the International Symposium on Geroprotectors in Basel, Switzerland, last week, where the latest results were presented. "We have been doing ageing research all along but we didn't know it."
"It's not as simple as 'You're fat because you're lazy,'" says Nikhil
...understand and benefit from the human genome — and our Canadian offering truly speaks to that," said Anne Wojcicki, CEO and co-founder of 23andMe. "As we continue to pioneer personal genetics, we are excited to provide Canadian residents with an even deeper understanding of their genetic information to make informed decisions about their health and lifestyle."

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Is the Next “Green Revolution” Right Around the... [Published Get the Facts from Farmer Gene - 5 hours ago]
“Modern supercrops will be a big help. But agriculture can’t be fixed by biotech alone.” National Geographic ’s October issue contains an in-depth article, “The Next Green Revolution” on how plant biotechnology will be one part of a multifaceted solution ...
Is the Next “Green Revolution” Right Around the... [Published I Am Biotech - 5 hours ago]
“Modern supercrops will be a big help. But agriculture can’t be fixed by biotech alone.” National Geographic ’s October issue contains an in-depth article, “The Next Green Revolution” on how plant biotechnology will be one part of a multifaceted solution ...
Visionary Stem Cell Scientist Inducted Into the... [Published Canadian BioTechnologist2.0 - Sep 25 2014]
Dr. Andras Nagy, Senior Investigator at Mount Sinai Hospital’s Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, has been elected to the Royal Society of Canada for his fundamental contributions in the field of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. Dr. ...
[tt] Gowlett, Gamble, and Dunbar: Human Evoluti... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 24 2014]
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