Genetics/Genomics

October 7, 2019

A mutant protein found in humans with colon cancer blocks a pathway that regulates proliferation and expansion of cells, increasing amounts of

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September 26, 2019

Despite years of steady advice and guidance on healthy eating, a report card on the American diet shows adults are still consuming too many

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September 18, 2019

Bone marrow cells used to treat ischemic stroke in an expanded Phase I trial were not only safe and feasible, but also resulted in enhanced recovery

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September 12, 2019

An initial baseline healthy gut microbiome database and abundance profile is described in a new study published in the journal PLOS One.

Though

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September 2, 2019

Researchers developed a gene therapy that specifically reduces fat tissue and reverses obesity-related metabolic disease in obese mice, according to

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August 29, 2019

Infants and young children with epilepsy due to a confirmed genetic abnormality had a better response to treatment with ketogenic diet compared to

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August 19, 2019

A team of microbiologists and bioinformaticians from Harvard Medical School and Joslin Diabetes Center offer a first glimpse of the array of genes

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August 13, 2019

Gut-infecting bacterium Clostridium difficile (C. diffcile) is evolving to thrive in people eating a Western sugar-rich diet, according to a new

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