Genetics/Genomics

May 30, 2019

Low levels of a circulating hormone called adropin predict increased weight gain and metabolic dysregulation during consumption of a high-sugar diet

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May 24, 2019

There are different types of fat cells, both good and bad, and TLE3, a genetic switch that stops the conversion of white fat into thermogenic

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May 14, 2019
We no longer have to guess or assume when it comes to patient genetic information, said Wendy Warner, MD, FACOG, ABIHM, IFMCP, at the 2019… Read More
May 9, 2019

Under-connectivity, or too few connections in the brain, could be the underlying cause of brain disorders like autism and schizophrenia, according to

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May 6, 2019

Chronic short sleep duration is associated with an increased susceptibility to heart disease, in large part due to increased inflammatory burden and

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May 3, 2019

People with a high number of copies of a gene called AMY1, which expresses a salivary enzyme for breaking down starch, correlated strongly with a

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April 23, 2019

A newly developed genetic test can identify newborns at the highest risk of developing severe obesity, according to a new study published in the

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April 19, 2019

Researchers have shown that other genetic variants in the MC4R gene that increase the activity of this brain receptor can protect people from

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