Gene


Sixth Sense Gene Discovered

Sixth Sense Gene Discovered

New study finds the sense of proprioception of a person has been linked to a gene called PIEZO2...

Sep 24 2016, 2:21am CDT

Rap1 Gene New Traget To Treat Obesity

Rap1 Gene New Traget To Treat Obesity

Scientists have discovered a new mechanism in the mouse-brain that can help regulate obesity triggered by consuming a high-fat...

Sep 14 2016, 9:19pm CDT

This Embryonic Gene May Help Fight Ageing

This Embryonic Gene May Help Fight Ageing

The fountain of youth may reside in an embryonic stem cell gene named Nanog, suggests new research that may lead to treatments...

Jul 26 2016, 3:57am CDT

Gene that Causes Red Hair is Linked to Increased Risk of Skin Cancer

Gene that Causes Red Hair is Linked to Increased Risk of Skin Cancer

New study says red-headed people are at much higher risk of developing skin cancer than those who are not...

Jul 14 2016, 2:26pm CDT

Alzheimer’s Gene Actually Affects Brain in Childhood

Alzheimer’s Gene Actually Affects Brain in Childhood

Studies show that the Alzheimer’s gene may also affect little children....

Jul 14 2016, 7:40am CDT

Breast Cancer Gene Can Cause Uterine Cancer

Breast Cancer Gene Can Cause Uterine Cancer

It has been found that the gene responsible for breast cancer also causes uterine cancer....

Jul 2 2016, 5:42am CDT

Gene Indentified that Determines Maleness in Malaria Mosquitoes

Gene Indentified that Determines Maleness in Malaria Mosquitoes

In a major step towards developing effective genetic strategies to control mosquitoes, scientists have isolated a gene that de...

Jul 1 2016, 1:37am CDT

Love Hormone Gene Affects Our Social Life

Love Hormone Gene Affects Our Social Life

It has been found that the love hormone may act on a genetic level to bolster a life of social bonding in human beings....

Jun 22 2016, 6:32am CDT

WWDC 2016 Is Just Appetizer for Fall says Gene Munster

WWDC 2016 Is Just Appetizer for Fall says Gene Munster

The Apple developer conference is upon us. An analyst weighs in....

Jun 12 2016, 10:58am CDT

New gene mutation linked to onset of Parkinson's

New gene mutation linked to onset of Parkinson's

New York, June 7 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a ‘third gene' that leads to the development of the common neurodegenerative...

Jun 7 2016, 11:56pm CDT

New Gene Sequencing Tests Helps Find Rare Diseases in Newborns

New Gene Sequencing Test Helps Find Rare Diseases in Newborns

The latest gene sequencing techniques can pinpoint rare diseases with remarkable accuracy in newborn babies....

May 31 2016, 5:18am CDT

Sunscreen Gene May Protect Against Skin Cancer

Sunscreen Gene May Protect Against Skin Cancer

A sunscreen genetic sequence may actually reduce the chances of contracting skin cancer among those who spend long times in the...

May 21 2016, 8:02am CDT

Gene Found Responsible for Body to Burn Fat

Gene Found Responsible for Body to Burn Fat

Researchers have uncovered a new molecular mechanism for stimulating the body to burn fat -- a discovery that could lead to new...

May 17 2016, 8:43am CDT

New Gene Identified for Familial High Cholesterol

New Gene Identified for Familial High Cholesterol

Researchers have identified a gene which causes inherited high cholesterol in the blood that can lead to premature heart diseas...

May 16 2016, 2:49am CDT

Scientists Discover the Gene that Help Determine How Old You Look

Scientists Discover the Gene that Helps Determine How Old You Look

Variations in gene MC1R explain why some people look more youthful than others....

Apr 30 2016, 7:05am CDT

Scientists Identify Gene Behind Evolution in Action in Darwin's Finches

Scientists Identify Gene Behind Evolution in Action in Darwin's Finches

The discovery of genetic evolution in Darwin’s finches has been made possible by the research carried out by a group of scienti...

Apr 22 2016, 7:23am CDT

Gray Hair Caused by Gene IRF4

Gray Hair Caused by Gene IRF4

Scientists have found the gene responsible for grey hair and a cure will be possible in the future....

Mar 2 2016, 12:39am CST

Breast cancer awareness

Younger Women with Breast Cancer Are Getting Screened For BRCA Gene Mutations

A new study published in the journal JAMA Oncology reveals that young women with breast cancer are rushing to get screened for...

Feb 11 2016, 4:19pm CST

Gene Editing Could Treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Gene Editing Could Treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Scientists have discovered that gene editing can stop Duchenne muscular dystrophy in its tracks....

Jan 1 2016, 4:49am CST

Fat Burning Gene Discovered

Fat Burning Gene Discovered

Ucp 1 identified as major Fat burning gene at molecular level. The retarded function of the Ucp 1 leads to excessive fat storag...

Dec 19 2015, 3:03am CST

Hybrid Inviability Gene for New Species of Fruit Fly  Found

Hybrid Inviability Gene for New Species of Fruit Fly Found

Scientists at the University of Utah have found a hybrid inviability new gene for species of fruit fly....

Dec 18 2015, 5:58am CST

Suicide Gene Therapy and Chemotherapy Combo Kills Prostate Cancer Cells

Suicide Gene Therapy and Chemotherapy Combo Kills Prostate Cancer Cells

Survival rate improved 5 to 20% in prostate cancer patients when both treatments were used together, which is significantly hig...

Dec 14 2015, 10:31pm CST

Gene Therapy Can Restore Immunity in People With Rare Immunodeficiency Disorder

Gene Therapy Restores Immunity in People With Rare Immunodeficiency Disorder

Gene therapy is safe and can help improve the immune system over time, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infec...

Dec 6 2015, 9:17pm CST

World's First Gene Editing Treatment will Try to Cure Hemophilia

World's First Gene Editing Treatment will Try to Cure Hemophilia

A novel gene editing method could prove to be a cure for hemophilia....

Dec 4 2015, 4:25am CST

Gene Editing Helping Patients with Cancer

Gene Editing Helping Patients with Cancer

There have been more and more advancements in the field of cancer research to help people survive and thrive. Now, there has be...

Nov 7 2015, 3:35pm CST

Pain Gene Discovered

Pain Gene Discovered

The gene responsible for feeling pain has been discovered by a team of researchers led by the University of Cambridge....

May 26 2015, 4:48am CDT

Sex-Switching Mosquito Gene Could Help Fight Dengue Fever

Sex-Switching Mosquito Gene Could Help Fight Dengue Fever

A sex-determining gene in mosquitoes could actually help combat dengue fever. This is good news as far as human health prospect...

May 25 2015, 7:15am CDT

Gene Simmons tells depressed people to commit suicide; Apologizes after backlash

Gene Simmons tells depressed people to commit suicide; Apologizes after backlash

Gene Simmons callously tells depressed people to commit suicide in an interview. Internet finds out, creates backlash, so the K...

Aug 16 2014, 10:51pm CDT

New Asus Intel P55 Maximus III Formula and Maximus III GENE Motherboards

New Asus Intel P55 Maximus III Formula and Maximus III GENE Motherboards

ASUS today added the Maximus III Formula and Maximus III GENE to its Republic of Gamers (ROG) lineup of high performance mother...

Sep 8 2009, 6:15am CDT

Gene Simmons AXE Guitar Game Controller Review

Gene Simmons AXE Guitar Game Controller Review

Today we are checking out the Gene Simmons Axe Game Controller for the PS3 and PS2 console. The controller works with both Rock...

Nov 21 2008, 11:20am CST