Are the ‘viral’ agents of MS, ALS and schizophrenia buried in our genome? Viruses hid themselves in your ancestors’ DNA; now they’re waking up

Are the ‘viral’ agents of MS, ALS and schizophrenia buried in our genome? Viruses hid themselves in your ancestors’ DNA; now they’re waking up

What if the missing ‘environmental’ factor in some of our deadliest neurological disease...
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Gene activity database could spare thousands of mice

Gene activity database could spare thousands of mice

The data, published in Nature Communications and a...
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Networks of gene activity control organ development: Evolutionary studies on developmental genetic programs across mammals

Networks of gene activity control organ development: Evolutionary studies on developmental genetic programs across mammals

For the first time, researchers have decoded the g...
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Genomic collision may explain why many kidney transplants fail

Genomic collision may explain why many kidney transplants fail

A genomic collision could explain why many kidney ...
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Chemical modifiers tag-team to regulate essential mechanism of life: Basic science discovery explains a fundamental way human cells differ from yeast cells

Chemical modifiers tag-team to regulate essential mechanism of life: Basic science discovery explains a fundamental way human cells differ from yeast cells

Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have made a...
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Catalyst renders nerve agents harmless

Catalyst renders nerve agents harmless

A team of scientists including researchers at the ...
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Antimicrobial resistance gene: New gene variant is more resistant to hospital antiseptic

Antimicrobial resistance gene: New gene variant is more resistant to hospital antiseptic

A team of investigators has discovered a new, more...
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Scientists capture a ‘snapshot’ of bacterial stress-response regulator’s ‘recycling truck’: The stress-response master regulator is important for antibiotic resistance, ability for bacteria to cause disease

Scientists capture a ‘snapshot’ of bacterial stress-response regulator’s ‘recycling truck’: The stress-response master regulator is important for antibiotic resistance, ability for bacteria to cause disease

Scientists have captured the first “snapshot...
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Researchers optimize aptamer with enhanced myelin-binding properties for MS treatment

Researchers optimize aptamer with enhanced myelin-binding properties for MS treatment

-A new study has demonstrated the enhanced ability...
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Research implicates causative genes in osteoporosis, suggesting new targets for future therapy

Research implicates causative genes in osteoporosis, suggesting new targets for future therapy

Scientists have harnessed powerful data analysis t...
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