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Does DNA Have Telepathic Properties?
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, science, DNA, telepathy, mystery, theory, unexplained behavior, genetics, genes )

Chris
- 1907 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
DNA has been found to have a bizarre ability to put itself together, even at a distance, when according to known science it shouldn't be able to. Explanation: None, at least not yet.
Genetic Pathways for Brain & Pancreatic Cancer Mapped
Science & Tech  (tags: cancer, genetic research, pancreatic cancer, brain tumors, tumors, genes, medical research )

RC
- 2049 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The most comprehensive study ever conducted on human tumors revealed 12 core pathways in pancreatic cancer & 3 core pathways in brain cancer that genes use to mutate into deadly tumors. But they also found that no human tumors are identical.
The Good Husband - Is It All in His Genes?
Science & Tech  (tags: genes, genetic variant, allele, vasopressin, men, marriage, biology, husbands )

RC
- 2052 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Men - can't live with 'em, can't kill 'em. But an amazing discovery by the Karolinska Institute has shown a definitive link between a particular genetic variant that occurs in 2 out of 5 men and a man's ability to be a warm and loving partner.
The Human Genome: 8% Tells Story of Victories Over Viruses
Science & Tech  (tags: human genome, retrovirus, evolution, disease, virus, cancer, genes, fossils )

RC
- 2053 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The remnants of conquered retroviruses from thousands of years ago live on in our genes. Human adaptation defeated them & helped us develop our immune system. Scientists are now examining these fossil viruses for clues to modern disease impact & control.
Ant Guts Could Pave the Way for Better Antibiotics
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, health, humans, research, science, study, technology, antibiotics, bacteria, cell, genes, genome, inhibitors, protein, entomology, medicine )

JR
- 2212 days ago - princeton.edu
This work could allow researchers to create new antibiotics against gram-negative bacteria,like E. coli and salmonella,that would destroy these bacteria by disabling the mechanism that produces their protective coating.
New Method Finds Networks of Genes Behind Obesity | Science | Reuters
Science & Tech  (tags: Obesity, Genes, DNA, research )

Tripty
- 2220 days ago - reuters.com
Overeating disrupts entire networks of genes in the body, causing not only obesity, but diabetes and heart disease, in ways that may be possible to predict
The Claim: Identical Twins Have Identical DNA
Science & Tech  (tags: DNA, research, twins, genes )

Randy
- 2225 days ago - nytimes.com
According to new research, though identical twins share very similar genes, identical they are not.
Early Birds, Night Owls: Blame Your Genes
Science & Tech  (tags: genes )

Kate
- 2226 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Scientists have found that body cells have their own alarm clocks and mirror waking habits of a person. The research suggests that those who hardly get out of bed in the morning can hold their genes liable.
Handheld DNA Detector
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, technology, computers, concept, design, detectors, forensic research, biometric, genes, dna, human biology, nanotechnology, investigation )

JR
- 2227 days ago - nanowerk.com
A researcher has taken a mathematical approach to a biological problem-how to design a portable DNA detector.He describes a mathematical simulation to show how a new type of nanoscale transistor might be coupled to a DNA sensor system.
Genes That Conquered Cold Blamed for Fat
Science & Tech  (tags: genes, fat climates )

Sc
- 2249 days ago - news.yahoo.com
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Genes that helped early humans adapt to cold climates may be driving metabolism-related diseases such as obesity or diabetes in many countries, U.S. researchers said on Thursday.
Protein Maintains Cross Talk Between Cells That Control Hair Growth
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, study, discovery, cell, dermal, follicle, genes, hair, molecular, papilla, protein, stem )

JR
- 2251 days ago - newswire.rockefeller.edu
Hair follicles can't grow properly when a type of skin cell called dermal papilla lacks the receptor that binds BMP, a signaling molecule that, when present, instructs stem cells to trigger hair follicles into action and make hair.
All Blue-Eyed People Can Be Traced Back to One Ancestor Who Lived 10,000 Years Ago Near the Black Sea | the Daily Mail
Science & Tech  (tags: blue eyes, genes, black sea, prized, dicovery, europe, skin, hair, eyes, history )

Ceci
- 2266 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Throughout history they have been the eyes that are prized. Frank Sinatra's were legendary, Paul Newman's melted a million hearts while Cameron Diaz's dazzle in modern Hollywood. But how - and why - blue eyes arose has always been something of a genetic
Human Gene Count Tumbles Again
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, genes, tech, technology, study, science, scientists, research, news, new )


- 2282 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Human Gene Count Tumbles Again
Fungus Sheds Light on Development of Human Genders
Science & Tech  (tags: science, genes, fetus, chromosome, fungas, protein )

Burton
- 2285 days ago - livescience.com
One of the oldest known types of fungus contains a protein similar to the one encoded by the human Y chromosome, called SRY. When SRY is turned on, a developing fetus develops male characteristics.
GM Mouse Confronts Cat
Science & Tech  (tags: science, GM, animals, genes, research )


- 2315 days ago - bbc.co.uk
BBC Video. Scientists in Japan have created a genetically modified mouse which is unafraid of cats.
 

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