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2014-09-08 08:31:52

Kazutoshi Mori and Peter Walter for discoveries concerning the unfolded protein response--an intracellular quality-control system that detects harmful misfolded proteins in the endoplasmic reticulum

2014-05-13 16:26:17

In celebration of National Women's Health Week, InformedDNA is hosting a screening of "Decoding Annie Parker" and expert Q-and-A Session moderated by Charlotte Sutton, the Tampa Bay Times medicine

Biotech Firm Loses Supreme Court Fight To Patent Human Genes
2013-06-13 12:24:31

A Salt Lake City, Utah-based genetics firm has lost a battle in court to keep a patent on naturally-occurring human genes.

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2010-03-04 14:15:00

When people get exposed to the mycobacterium responsible for tuberculosis (TB), some will become sick with a disease that is a major cause of mortality around the world while others simply don't.

2006-11-17 12:01:01

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Cancer Society will present its highest honor, the Medal of Honor, to five Americans who have made outstanding contributions to the fight against cancer.

2006-03-22 14:55:00

Commercial genetic testing does not detect all of the cancer-associated inherited mutations in women with an extensive family history of breast or ovarian cancer, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association.


Word of the Day
scriggle
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.
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