Genomic & Biopharma News

Let-7e modulates the inflammatory response in vascular endothelial cells through ceRNA crosstalk

Nature, 2017-02-14 00:00:00

The non-coding variant rs1800734 enhances DCLK3 expression through long-range interaction and promotes colorectal cancer progression

Nature, 2017-02-14 00:00:00

Pervasive translational regulation of the cell signalling circuitry underlies mammalian development

Nature, 2017-02-14 00:00:00

DJ-1 maintains energy and glucose homeostasis by regulating the function of brown adipose tissue

Nature, 2017-02-14 00:00:00

Married individuals have lower levels of stress hormone than unmarried, divorced people
Studies have suggested that married people are healthier than those who are single, divorced or widowed. A new Carnegie Mellon University study provides the first biological evidence to explain how marriage impacts health.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-02-13 23:52:44

Gene that helps form trauma-related memories can be manipulated to prevent PTSD, study finds
A specific gene that helps form memories from traumatic events can be manipulated -- and in doing so may actually help prevent post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to a new study led NYU Langone Medical Center that recently published in Neuropharmacology.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-02-13 23:46:38

Study shows how errors in specific gene can cause growth defects linked to dwarfism
A new study shows how errors in a specific gene can cause growth defects associated with a rare type of dwarfism.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-02-13 23:36:12

Long-term use of testosterone therapy in hypogonadal men may reduce risk of death from CV disease
Despite the continued controversy surrounding the use of testosterone in men who have testosterone deficiency (hypogonadism), a new study has found that long-term use of testosterone therapy not only improves vigor and vitality, but may reduce the risk of death due to cardiovascular (CV) disease.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-02-13 23:32:35

Glucose supplementation shortens total length of induced labor, study finds
A study in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology finds that simple glucose supplementation reduces length of induced labor.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-02-13 23:21:42