Researchers show that eliminating the gene encoding Lef1 disrupts the development of certain nerve cells in the hypothalamus that affect stress and anxiety.
Evolution has improved upon the genetic foundations of human health for millennia. But could that have recently gone in reverse?
Leaked documents have re-highlighted a gender divide at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies.
A team of researchers have developed a strategy that enables them to identify potential treatments of MECP2 duplication syndrome.
An overwhelming majority of the microbes in our bodies have never been seen before, let alone classified and named.
Out through the window: Crystal structure reveals details of nonstandard RNA transcription.
For the first time, researchers are using proteomics to examine proteins and peptides in saliva in order to accurately detect exposure to Zika virus.
A fault in the process that copies DNA during cell division can cause epigenetic changes that may be inherited for up to five generations.
The US NIH has picked the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to lead the development of a new data resource centre, to support data-driven research.
Genetic differences in immune response demonstrate interaction of genetics and environment linked to disease risk, find researchers.