defective genes

Fugates: Blue-skinned people of Kentucky


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kentucky, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As rare as it may seem, blue-skinned people are not only found in the books and sci-fi movies – they are real as well. Though very rare ... Read more...

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Pregnant mum’s high-fat diet ‘bad for baby’s heart’


July 7th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A pregnant mother's diet could be inadvertently putting the health of her offspring at risk through her genes, says a new study.Researchers at the Wellcome Trust Centre for ... Read more...

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Researchers find spots where our body switches off defective genes


January 19th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) A startling discovery made by scientists vastly enlarges the scope of understanding diseases and cancers, opening up new ways of treating them. Researchers have found the places in ... Read more...

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Vitamin, mineral supplements may help fix slight genetic defects


June 3rd, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, predict that peoples personal genomes will be tested in future to detect any slight genetic flaws that can be fixed ... Read more...

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Epilepsy genes’ mutations may cut each other; prevent seizures


November 14th, 2007 - 8:28 am ICT by admin
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