Regenerating Hearing

October 24, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Key to Sensory Cell Formation Could Lead to Hearing Loss Treatments
“Researchers based at the University of Southern California (USC) have [MORE]

Cellular Reprograming to Reverse Aging

June 28, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cellular Reprograming to Reverse Aging
“Here, we [biologists at the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology] have studied changes in the [MORE]

Diagnostic Test Aimed at the Pace of Aging

April 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Epidemiologists Develop State-of-the-Art Tool for Measuring Pace of Aging
“Researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health have developed a [MORE]

A Blood Test for Schizophrenia

October 26, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Machine learning approach and blood test for predicting risk of schizophrenia
“A team of researchers led by Baylor College of Medicine [MORE]

NCI’s “Exceptional Responders”

February 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Patients with “exceptional” response to cancer therapy studied at NCI
Since 2014, the National Cancer Institute has been genetically screening metastatic [MORE]

DNA Methylation in Pediatric Bone Cancer

March 14, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ewing Sarcoma
A prevailing theory in cancers’ origins is that, over time, cells accumulate enough DNA damage that result in uncontrolled [MORE]

Methylome Biomarkers for Schizophrenia

February 11, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Not all genetic diseases arise from mutations.  Some result from DNA methylation—i.e. post translational modification.  With schizophrenia, oxygen deprivation, [MORE]

The DNA Methylome

October 16, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Studies of twins, particularly identical twins, have taught much about genetic individuality.  Identical twins have the same DNA, but [MORE]