Friday, July 31, 2009

Chelsea Gerber update

There has been an update on Chelsea Gerber. It has got some new information on but it also gives information on lafora disease which I have discussed before. It is a moving and interesting story.

Old eyes

Yes it is old eye genetics. It is old age but for the eyes.

Bitter genetics

She lost her husband and now 4 other members of the family have the disease.

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Big think

Widespread genetic testing is certainly big thinking.

Fuuture of medicine

It will not only be a doctor you will see when you get to the clinic. This is a change for the good.

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Superbugs

No not the ones you get in hospital.

Plants

Experts have designed genetic barcodes for them all.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Croc genetics

I hope it did not eat them when they were doing it.

Race

A touchy subject.

Rice

Good old hill farmers in Thailand.

Monday, July 27, 2009

Genetic testing

It is valueable in treating cancer.

Wrinkle cream

Genetics could make older women loook younger.

Sunday, July 26, 2009

Breast cancer

An imprtant breakthrough has been made.

Genetic testing

In Australia.

Saturday, July 25, 2009

Rice genetics

I hope it tastes good.

Mice genetics

It ought to be eaiser than human genetics.

Friday, July 24, 2009

Unique

Humans are unique compared to other animals.

Dairy genetics

I hope that they give good meat.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Problem behaviour

Adults with developmental disabilities a genetic marker.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Fruit genetics

Scientists in Scotland are making important discoveries.

Genetic funding

Some good news for the people in Nottingham.

Aborigines

It seems they come from South Asia. I am related.

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Wandering Jew

I wonder what they will find.

Brith defects

Researchers in Utah have done a genetic map after looking at a group of people who were born with a birth defect.

Monday, July 20, 2009

Plant genetics

There are some exciting developments in this area.

MD treatment

It is coming closer.

Sunday, July 19, 2009

Memory loss

Poor souls before they turn 60.

Blood pressure

I have it reasonable.

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Genetic suicide

What a sad story it is.

Panda genetics

This little one is the future of Red Panda.

Friday, July 17, 2009

Teens

Their behaviour is influenced by enviornmental and genetic factors.

Follow up

There is a follow up to the US study which I discussed last time in the Scotsman.

Thursday, July 16, 2009

MD gene

Hopefully this will lead to a cure to this terrible disease. However as with other genetic things this is likely to be sometime off.

Genetic risk

It seems that most adult children who have parents with alzheimer's seem to take the news well.

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Good news

It seems that they have found the genetics of a thing which I have never heard of.

Elephant adoption

An interesting thing in Africa.

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Brain tumour

New research could lead to a treatment for this devasting illness.

Monday, July 13, 2009

Race

An interesting discussion on DNA and race.

ADHD in adults

The genetic factors of ADHD in adulthood.

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Saturday, July 11, 2009

All in 1

I have covered this story before here goes again.

Allergies

It is partly to do with genetics.

Friday, July 10, 2009

Cancer race

Actually it is to do with the genetics of race.

Pine beetle

Some interesting research been done to lead to great discoveries.

Thursday, July 09, 2009

Lance Armstrong

Is a genetic freak.

Genetic story

A City worker wins £500. I am not sure if the story is there as I have not checked.

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Tuesday, July 07, 2009

DNA honour

About time to.

Tougher regluations

It is about time as a lot see it as a gold mine.

Monday, July 06, 2009

NHS

Ill prepared for genetic testing.

Skin cancer

A study on genetic risks.

Sunday, July 05, 2009

Saturday, July 04, 2009

Friday, July 03, 2009

Rip off

The price that those companies charge is a rip off.

Amur tiger

New research shows that they are in trouble.

Thursday, July 02, 2009

Mental health

A centre for mental health genetics has been launched at Cardiff.

Wednesday, July 01, 2009

Schizophrenia

More on what I discussed earlier .

Mental health

Genetic testing could a long way off due to the large number of genes involved.