A new study of the genetic factors involved in the causation of autism spectrum disorders, draws fresh attention to the impact these illnesses have on motor skills, and more broadly on cognitive function
An undergraduate wanted to research “some human stuff”. Little did he know, that it would lead to the discovery of 22 genes that are implicated in glioblastoma, the most aggressive type of brain cancer.
Do you have an idea rolling around in your head with no resources to test it? Why not apply for Archer Research Challenge Grants? 2018 might be your time to shine.
For young children with cystic fibrosis, the lungs’ bacterial population changes in the first few years of life as respiratory infections and inflammation set in, new research suggests.
Two viruses closely related to Zika—West Nile and Powassan—can spread from an infected pregnant mouse to her fetuses, causing brain damage and fetal death, a new study suggests.
At a biohacking conference this week, a biotech CEO dropped his pants and injected himself in the thigh with an experimental herpes treatment created by his company, leaving other biohackers worried.
Researchers have discovered a new cause of a rare condition knows as cblC, in which patients can’t process vitamin B12, leading to severe health problems. They report the condition, which they named “epi-cblC,” in patients from Europe and the United States.
Festival of Genomics London 2018: GenomeAsia 100k is addressing the lack of genomic data from South Asians by launching the “Map the Gap” campaign.