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Scripps Research Answer the Mystery of How Genetic Mutations Lead to Diabetes Type 1 by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 20 Apr 2010 11:24am The target discovery here has the potential of sending molecular therapies in a new direction instead of just perhaps treating with insulin, but rather go one step further and “break the tolerance” as the association and targets areas being identified.  Scripps is right in the heart of personalized medicine research and has several ongoing proj ... Read on »
Genetic Mutations and Nurigenomics: Nutrition for Genetic Disorders at Healthy Being Wellness Center in St. Petersburg Fl 33702 by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 06 Aug 2012 8:42am As a nutritionist, I work with many different clients who have diagnosed genetic disorders.  This work is fascinating as we look at the significant role nutrition plays in the powering of our cellular functions.  There are a far ranging assortment of genetic disorders.  Some of these genetics disorders are caused by genetic mutations ... Read on »
Autism, De Novo Genetic Mutation and Environmental Mutagens by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Mon 25 Aug 2008 6:24pm 1 Comment The genetic bases of autism dominated autism news the previous week with the publication of the Chromosome 16p11.2 study in the New England Journal of Medicine and three CNTNAP2 gene study reports, Alarcón et al ., Arking et al. , and Bakkaloglu et al. , in the American Journal of Human Genetics respectively. Various ideological, lite ... Read on »
PBS Program on Genetic Mutation by Sally N. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 30 Sep 2008 7:18am FROM THE LAF LIVESTRONG BLOG… Written by Devon McGoldrick (LAF Staff) This Wednesday, October 1st at 10pm EST ( times and dates of broadcast differ by location, check your local listings ), PBS stations will be airing In The Family. In The Family brings to life the story of young women looking for balance between quality of life and cancer ... Read on »
Autism, Environment and Genetic Mutations: Hamilton Steel Mills and Conor's Autism Disorder by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Mon 25 Aug 2008 6:24pm The dark smokestacks and olive green buildings on the left are part of the Stelco steel mill, the mint green ones in front of that and to the right are Dofasco. The skyway bridge (8 lanes wide!) that runs between connects east Hamilton to west Burlington over the Hamilton Habour (the western end of Lake Ontario.) ... Read on »
Genetic Mutations in Autism - Cause or Effect? by MJ Posted Thu 23 Sep 2010 10:15pm Whenever you read anything about autism you will quickly run into the belief that autism is mostly "genetic".  The idea is that something, somewhere is not quite right with a person's genetic code and it is this difference that leads to the symptoms that make up what we call autism.  This belief is largely based on twin studies that show that ide ... Read on »
Indian scientists from CCMB find new genetic mutations- and wins award from UK by Albin P. Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 6:59pm UK award for CCMB scientist The Hindu Business Line:January 22, 2007 Hyderabad:Dr K. Thangaraj, a scientist at the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Hyderabad has received the first Major UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Award.Launched by the UK Prime Minister, Mr Tony Blair, d uring his last visit ... Read on »
Genetic Mutation Linked to Alzheimer’s Doubles Rate of Brain Tissue Loss by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Wed 16 Oct 2013 10:56pm People who carry a genetic mutation associated with Alzheimer’s disease may develop the disease three years earlier than expected. +Alzheimer's Reading Room Scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of USC have mapped the effects of that genetic mutation, showing for the first time how the Alzheimer’s risk factor affects the livin ... Read on »
New genetic mutation discovered for Ushers by Lily's Dad Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Oct 2012 12:00am New genetic mutation responsible for deafness and hearing loss associated with Usher syndrome type 1.   Read on »
Genetic Mutation Linked to Inherited Forms of ALS, Dementia by Medline Plus Posted Wed 28 Sep 2011 12:00pm National Institutes of Health scientists and worldwide teams of researchers have identified the most common genetic cause known to date for two neurological diseases, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD). The discovery offers clues to underlying mech ... Read on »