Researchers have reportedly found a specific gene, called Snf2h, that plays a critical role in the development of cerebellum.
Researchers have reportedly mapped a special gene variant among Greenlanders that plays a significant role in the development of type 2 diabetes.
Researchers have discovered four rare gene mutations that apart from lowering the levels of triglycerides, reduce a person's risk of coronary heart disease as much as by 40 percent.
Researchers have reportedly developed a chromosome map for about half of the genome of the mosquito Aedes agypti - a major carrier of dengue fever and yellow fever.
Researchers have identified a genetic mutation that codes for blond hair of Northern Europeans.
People who possess a variant of longevity gene called KLOTHO, have improved brain skills like thinking, learning and memory, regardless of their age, sex or whether they have a genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.
A new study found that shorter men tend to live longer than taller men,
A new study found that a mother's diet during conception can change infant's genes.
Gene expression analysis is growing in importance for both basic researches and medical practitioners. However, the speed existing models provide is not expectedly enthusiastic yet. Addressing the same limitation, researchers have developed a new computational method that reportedly speeds up estimates of gene activity from RNA sequencing data.
A new study found that deleting the FAT10 gene in mice leads to reduced fat and slower aging.
A new study identified an inheritable mutated gene that can increase women's risk of lung cancer.
For people with bipolar disorder, the mood changes from top of the world to depths of despair is common. Working towards solution for such people, scientists have discovered two new gene regions connecting with the prevalent disease.
A rare mutations in a gene has been identified by researchers at the Broad Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital that can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The mutations are also effective for people who have risk factors like obesity and old age.
A new study examining the DNA of boys and girls shed light on why boys tend to be diagnosed with autism more often than girls.
Your father's diet may determine your risk of becoming obese, according to a new study.