POSTS TAGGED AS gene expression

Telomere Length in Different Tissues

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Telomere length across human tissues
This piece, from investigators at The University of Chicago and other genetics centers, discusses the variation [MORE]

Are Brain Organoids Accurate Models?

March 3, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human brain organoid
“. . . [A] stem cell biologist at the University of California, San Francisco, and his team demonstrate [MORE]

Controlling Embryonic Stem Cell Fate

September 3, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Monash University Scientists – Bullen, Das and Tripathti
A research collaboration between Australian and American scientists has found two genes (using [MORE]

A Cancer Pathology Gene Atlas

October 31, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

New Pathology Atlas Launched
Quoting directly: “A new Pathology Atlas has been launched with an analysis of all human genes in [MORE]

A Nasal Swab to Detect Lung Cancer

April 25, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nasal Swab
For persistent smokers, their “airway field of injury” extends all the way from their bronchial epithelium to the cells [MORE]

Predictive Genomics: Stanford’s PRECOG for Cancer Outcomes

November 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Data Base
“Prediction of Cancer Outcomes from Genomic Profiles” is what Stanford’s Cancer Institute calls its database that integrates expression profiling [MORE]

Transforming Skin Cells to Brain Tissue for Autism Research

October 27, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human Brain Organoid
Yale University neuroscientists have grown brain “organoids” from induced pluripotent stem cells, converted from skin cells of autism [MORE]

A Protein Called “TOPLESS”

October 20, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Why would a biomedical research institute, focusing on cancer, conduct research on plant proteins? The answer explains why the [MORE]

Making New Cells for Transplantation

June 2, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pioneer Factor DNA
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine have identified a key process in the gene [MORE]

“PAM50” Test Kit for Recurrent Breast Cancer

December 10, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Personalized cancer treatment depends upon subclassifications of patients’ diseases, such as breast cancer’s sub groups: luminal A, luminal B, [MORE]

Schizophrenia Diagnosed with Nasal Neurons

July 30, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

What does a nematode have to do with schizophrenia in humans?  Nothing directly, but in 1993 the first micro [MORE]

A New Mystery Written in RNA

July 17, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

For some time, biochemists have known about DNA and protein modifications—i.e. chemical changes that alter the function of genes [MORE]