A landmark schizophrenia research published in the scientific journal Nature offers promising results that would finally de-mystify the psychiatric disorder and its causes.
The discovery of three new glaucoma-causing genes offers fresh hopes in advancing early detection techniques, prevention methods, and treatment of glaucoma.
Scientists have discovered a set of new genes that were 'born by accident', says a new study.
Studies show that your intelligence could be influenced by your genes, environment as well as your socio-economic status.
The scientists are currently examining a debatable hypothesis that a man’s own experiences can modify the sperm which in turn affects his children too
A newly-published research suggests that a man’s weight is an influencing genetic factor that increases the risk of their children developing weight-related disorders such as obesity.
A new study found that people who were informed about their heart risk genes were more focused on reducing their bad cholesterol levels.
Researchers concluded that grilled and barbecued meats could increase one's risk of developing kidney cancer.
Your DNA may predict your daily coffee intake, according to a new study.
An international team of researchers discovered that height is mostly determined by genes.
A protein called Ral, in the active state can drive tumor growth and metastasis in several human cancers including pancreatic, prostate, lung, colon and bladder. Unfortunately, drugs that can block the activity of Ral are not yet available.
Researchers have found that three genetic variants in humans can account for a couple of IQ points, according to a new study.
Type 2 diabetes is another thing humans have in common when mice.
Wounds in mice didn't heal properly if they missed two important proteins of the vascular system, according to a new study.
Previously researchers found that various plant species talk among themselves- not with words, but by releasing chemical signals into the air that warn other trees about the possible insect attacks.