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Nobel Winner’s Stem Cells to Be Tested in Eye Disease Next Year

Thomas Perlmann of Karolinska Institute presents Sir John B. Gurdon of Britain and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan as winners of the 2012 Nobel Prize in medicine or physiology. The prize committee at...

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Riken to test iPS cells in human trial

Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 Stem cells derived from a mouse’s skin won Shinya Yamanaka the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine on Monday. Now researchers in Japan are seeking to use his pioneering...

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Gene switch important in cancer discovered

02.11.2012 – (idw) Schwedischer Forschungsrat – The Swedish Research Council Scientists at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden and the University of Helsinki in Finland have shown that the ‘switches’ that...

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New type of gene that regulates tumour suppressor PTEN identified

Feb. 24, 2013 Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have identified a new so-called pseudogene that regulates the tumour-suppressing PTEN gene. They hope that this pseudogene will be able to...

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New type of gene that regulates tumor suppressor PTEN identified

Public release date: 24-Feb-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: The Press Office pressinfo@ki.se 46-852-486-077 Karolinska Institutet Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have identified a...

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Richard McGee, M.D. – Video

www.youtube.com/watch?v=iKbhKSBnFnk Richard McGee, M.D.Dr. Richard McGee is a medical oncologist and hematologist at the Swedish Cancer Institute. His special interests are in cancer research,...

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Gene associated with eczema in dogs identified

May 9, 2013 A novel gene associated with canine atopic dermatitis has been identified by a team of researchers led by professors Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Uppsala university and ke Hedhammar, SLU, Sweden....

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Experts report progress on gene-doping test

BEIJING (AP) — Anti-doping experts reported progress Thursday in the search for a reliable test for gene doping, although they still don’t know when it will be ready for use in competition. IOC...

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Experts make progress on gene doping tests

Anti-doping experts reported progress in the search for a reliable test for gene doping, although they still don’t know when it will be ready for use in competition. IOC medical commission chairman...

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Bone marrow transfusion could cure drug resistant tuberculosis

LONDON (Reuters) – Patients with potentially fatal “superbug” forms of tuberculosis (TB) could in future be treated using stem cells taken from their own bone marrow, according to the results of an...

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Bone marrow stem cells could defeat drug-resistant TB

PATIENTS with potentially fatal superbug forms of tuberculosis (TB) could in future be treated using stem cells taken from their own bone marrow, according to the results of an early-stage trial of...

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Organic farms support more species

2 hours ago On average, organic farms support 34% more plant, insect and animal species than conventional farms, say Oxford University scientists. Researchers looked at data going back thirty years...

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Earliest evidence of limb bone marrow in the fin of a 370 million year old fish

8 hours ago Credit: Sophie Sanchez This week in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, a team of French and Swedish researchers present the earliest fossil evidence for the presence of bone...

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TiGenix : licenses exclusive marketing and distribution rights for...

Regulated information 3 April, 2014 TiGenix licenses exclusive marketing and distribution rights for ChondroCelect to Sobi Sobi to assume responsibility for the commercialisation of ChondroCelect in...

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Genetic and Environmental Influences Are Equally Important Risk Factors for...

Contact Information Available for logged-in reporters only Newswise In the largest family study on autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to date, researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai,...

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Genetic Medicine | Department of Pediatrics | University …

Leadership Michael Bamshad, MD Professor Division Chief The Division of Genetic Medicine is committed to providing an outstanding level of patient care, education and research. The faculty have...

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Lifestyle interventions are better than genetic tests for preventing type 2...

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 20-May-2014 Contact: Fiona Godwin medicinepress@plos.org PLOS Targeted interventions based on genetic risk may not be the best approach for preventing type 2 diabetes and instead...

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Crescendo Bioscience to present multiple studies at 2014 EULAR Meeting

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 10-Jun-2014 Contact: Ronald Rogers rrogers@myriad.com 801-584-3065 Myriad Genetics, Inc. SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, June 10, 2014 Crescendo Bioscience, a wholly-owned subsidiary of...

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Genetics the dominant risk factor in common cancers

A study of individuals who have been adopted has identified genetics as the dominant risk factor in ‘familial’ breast, prostate and colorectal cancers. Researchers at the Centre for Primary Health...

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Genetics dominant risk factor in common cancers

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 27-Jun-2014 Contact: Bengt Zller bengt.zoller@med.lu.se 46-403-91954 Lund University A study of individuals who have been adopted has identified genetics as the dominant risk...

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Genetics play a bigger role than environmental causes for autism

Genetics plays more of a role in the development of autism than environmental causes, according to new research published Sunday in Nature Genetics. The study found that 52% of autism risk comes from...

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Impotence Drug Might Counter Common Gene Mutation in Type 2 Diabetes: Study

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Oct. 9, 2014 (HealthDay News) — In a small study, Swedish researchers found that the impotence drug yohimbine might help people with type 2 diabetes who...

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Discovery of mutated gene in dogs could help treat blindness

A Finnish-North American collaboration of scientists at Michigan State University and the University of Helsinki has found a MERTK gene defect responsible for a recently identified form of progressive...

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Genetics can make people more likely to commit sex offenses, study says

LONDON (CNN) — A new study has concluded that genetics as well as environment can influence the likelihood that a person will become a sexual offender. Titled “Sexual offending runs in families: A...

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Genetics of Skin Cancer – National Cancer Institute

Introduction [Note: Many of the medical and scientific terms used in this summary are found in the NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms. When a linked term is clicked, the definition will appear in a...

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