Insomnia may be genetic: Struggling to fall asleep is linked to specific DNA mutations
Insomnia is linked to the occurrence of specific variants on chromosome 7.
Indian cricketers undergoing DNA/genetic fitness test
The test helps a sportsman improve his speed, in fat burning, endurance, recovery time,...
Motorcycling-Folger's mystery illness diagnosed as genetic disorder
MOTOR-MOTOGP/FOLGER:Motorcycling-Folger's mystery illness diagnosed as genetic disorder
DowDuPont withdrew GM Corn trials as requisite states didn't give permission
Subbarao KV, MD (South Asia), Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, also said that once the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) allows commercial cultivation of GM food crop, the company would hold final field trials.
Like diabetes, mental health disorders can be genetic
Neerja Birla, Founder and Chairperson of Mpower, tries to bring about a positive change in attitude towards mental health.
A first, extraterrestrial sugar found in space rocks
The team discovered ribose and other bio-essential sugars including arabinose and xylose in two different meteorites that are rich in carbon - NWA 801 and Murchison.
Cotton as source of bare necessities
In the era of synthetic meat, made from plant material or cloned meat cells, it should not come as a total surprise that scientists have developed a strain of cotton, whose seeds are edible for human beings.
Not been sleeping well? It may boost genetic risk of obesity
Poor sleep patterns accompanied by low levels of physical activity intensify the effects of genetic risk for obesity.
A genetic 'switch' that may prevent Parkinson's identified
London, Feb 19 (IANS) Researchers have identified a genetic 'switch' that may help prevent or delay the symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
Planning to start a family? Take genetic tests to know what health problems your child can have
Introducing genetic tests as a norm during pregnancy might help parents make an informed decisions.
Can’t deny health insurance to those suffering from genetic disorders: HC
HC said exclusion of insurance claims in respect of genetic disorders creates a broad classification “which is writ with ambiguity and vagueness.”
Space travel may cause genetic changes: NASA
Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) NASA scientists in an unprecedented study have found that space travel may alter gene expression.
Srikrishna panel makes exception for government to collect, store, use personal data
The bill states that personal data may be processed by the State if it is necessary for function of Parliament.
Chimps prefer to choose genetically different mates: Study
New York, Jan 12 (IANS) When seeking a mate, chimpanzees get more selective and choose a partner whose genetic makeup most differs from their own, researchers have found.
Urbanisation affecting genetic makeup of species: Study
Washington, Jan 4 (IANS) Urbanisation is affecting the genetic makeup of species that are crucial to the ecosystem health and success, says a study.
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