Genetics

Study finds 'likely biological and genetic overlap' between carpal tunnel syndrome and migraine

Child’s body weight has limited effects on mood and behavioral problems, study finds

According to a study published today in eLife [20 December]. The findings suggest that some previous studies, which have shown a strong link between childhood obesity and mental health, may not have fully considered family genetics and environmental factors. Obese children are more likely to be diagnosed with depression, anxiety, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder …

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Harnessing Artificial Intelligence Technology for IVF Embryo Selection

Harnessing Artificial Intelligence Technology for IVF Embryo Selection

image: Examples of embryos evaluated by the STORK-A algorithm. From left to right, an embryo is predicted to have a normal number of chromosomes or a single chromosomal abnormality; an embryo that is predicted to have a normal number of chromosomes; an embryo likely to have more than one chromosomal abnormality. seen Following Credit: Weill …

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Senior Invitee Executive Named to National Health Information Technology Advisory Board

Senior Invitee Executive Named to National Health Information Technology Advisory Board

– Deven McGraw for a term of 3 years from 2023 – SAN FRANCISCO, December 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Invite (NYSE: NVTA), a leading medical genetics company, announced the appointment by the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) of Deven McGrawHead of Data Stewardship and Sharing at Invitae, National Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC). …

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Myriad Genetics Hires Five Senior Executives to Advance Business Growth Plans

Myriad Genetics Hires Five Senior Executives to Advance Business Growth Plans

Myriad Genetics, Inc. New leaders to elevate product portfolio, customer-centric business capabilities, and sales and marketing execution SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 19 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Myriad Genetics, Inc., (NASDAQ: MYGN), a leader in genetic testing and precision medicine, today announced the arrival of five senior executives to help further strengthen the company product …

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Myriad Genetics to Present New Data at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Showcasing Advances in Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Treatment

Myriad Genetics Hires Five Senior Executives to Advance Business Growth Plans

New leaders to elevate product portfolio, customer-centric business capabilities, and sales and marketing execution SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 19 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Myriad Genetics, Inc., (NASDAQ: MYGN), a leader in genetic testing and precision medicine, today announced the arrival of five senior executives to help further strengthen the company product roadmap and improve …

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Study finds 'likely biological and genetic overlap' between carpal tunnel syndrome and migraine

Learn from the habitat “haves” to help save an endangered rattlesnake

Newswise – COLUMBUS, Ohio – Comparing the genetics and patterns of ‘have’ and ‘have-not’ habitat relocation among two populations of threatened rattlesnakes has yielded a new way to use landscape science data to guide landscape planning. conservation that would give the have-nots a better chance of surviving. The study suggests that a collection of six …

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As COP15 draws to a close, “biopiracy” is a key issue.  What is that?

As COP15 draws to a close, “biopiracy” is a key issue. What is that?

COP15, the UN biodiversity summit taking place in Montreal, Canada, is due to end today. Although it was billed as the ‘last chance’ to protect species and ecosystems from destruction, reports suggest progress has been slow, with parties divided over the issue of funding for conservation efforts. One of the main questions has been how …

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Genetic Research Confirms Your Dog’s Breed Influences His Personality, But So Can You

Over thousands of years of business friendship between humans and dogs, we have successfully created about 350 different breeds. We’ve relied on terriers for hunting, sheepdogs for herding and all for companionship – but how much are dog personalities defined by their breed? In a new paper, US researchers looked at the genetic codes of …

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Adverse effects of immunotherapy are higher in patients with certain genes

Adverse effects of immunotherapy are higher in patients with certain genes

Although they have revolutionized cancer treatment, drugs known as immune checkpoint inhibitors can produce a range of adverse immune system-related side effects. In a new study, scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute identify, for the first time, inherited genetic variations that put patients at high risk for these complications. The discovery, reported online today in …

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