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Latest Eric Morrow Stories

New Study Suggests Misregulated Genes May Play Big Role In Autism
2013-03-21 12:52:01

A new study finds that two genes individually associated with rare autism-related disorders are also jointly linked to more general forms of autism.

2012-05-21 09:42:48

It was used to help Apollo astronauts navigate in space, and has since been applied to problems as diverse as economics and weather forecasting, but Harvard scientists are now using a powerful statistical tool to not only track sea level rise over time, but to determine where the water causing the rise is coming from.

Sequencing The Neural Retina In Mice
2011-12-08 08:12:04

In a new study, researchers have gained new insights into neural disease genes by sequencing virtually all the gene expression in the mouse neural retina.


Word of the Day
orbity
  • A bereavement by loss of parents or children; the state of being orbate; orbation.
The word 'orbity' ultimately comes from a Latin word meaning 'bereaved'.