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Beware of the oral patch! It could be cancer!!!

...the occurrence of cancer prevented. The number of chromosomes in the cells that make up the patches is the key t...ikely. And it becomes very likely if the number of chromosomes cannot be divided evenly by 23, the number of chromosomes received from each parent. Because there ...

Chromosomes to predict oral cancer

...nd that oral leukoplakia with the normal number of chromosomes — 46 — were unlikely to develop into cancer. Of th...three developed cancer. However, if the number of chromosomes found in the leukoplakia cells is doubled, cancer becomes more likely, the study found. Twelve of 20...

No explanation on schizophrenia gene

..., which made the cover of Nature in 1995, genes on chromosomes 6, 8, 13, 22 had been linked to schizophrenia. "The trouble has been to get the link to replicate across different populations," he said. According to Dr Ward, such findings raise questions about the approach that needs to be taken in research. Schi...

Stem Cells Have Few Mutations

...ng chromosome. Although the numerical balance of chromosomes is restored by the replacement, the mutation can increase the risk of tumor formation. But this type of mutation is quickly spotted in routine laboratory screening of cells, he said. Starmbrook felt that, it was actually very easy to screen for this ...

Discovering cholesterol-absorbing genes

...e narrowed their search to two distinct regions of chromosomes 2 and 14. They are especially excited over chromosome 14, which is almost certain to harbour some significant genes. Meanwhile, another team at the Rockefeller is studying the population of Kosrae, an island in Micronesia. The Kosraeans have a very...

Y chromosome uses trick to repair its own genes

...ome's future, and the new work adds one more. "Y chromosomes really have a big trick up their sleeves," said Da...meet up with other Y chromosomes. The body's other chromosomes are inherited in pairs, with one member coming from a mother and the other from a father. That pairi...

Indian Scientists Make Wide-Ranging Analysis And Annotation Of X Chromosome

...an X chromosome has a gene density less than other chromosomes with 43 novel protein-coding regions and 696 known genes. The researchers have been able to identify and find out the detail of pseudogenes on X chromosome. The study found 652 pseudogenes of which 26 had proof of transcription. This happened when t...

Environmental Factors Found To Have An Impact On The Sex of A Child

...lood had a significant increase in the number of Y chromosomes in their sperm , however researchers say age, smok...y of its kind to show that the distribution of sex chromosomes in sperm can be affected by exposure to POPs ,researchers say the study set up did not enable them t...

Environmental Factors Found To Have An Impact On The Sex of A Child

...lood had a significant increase in the number of Y chromosomes in their sperm , however researchers say age, smok...y of its kind to show that the distribution of sex chromosomes in sperm can be affected by exposure to POPs ,researchers say the study set up did not enable them t...

Low doses of chemotherapy good for children

... found out that bone marrow count and having extra chromosomes were the only two factors that can lead to a relapse or growth of malignancy during the ten-year period after the limited dosage chemotherapy. The results of the study were presented at American Society of Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology (ASPHO) annu...

Balding gene may come from mother

...gene for androgen receptor lies in the inherited X chromosomes of the men, and the X chromosomes always comes from the mothers. The androgen receptor gene then may raise the androgen level of the p...

Prenatal exposure to air pollution causes chromosomal damage

...ation of polluted air of the metros can change the chromosomes of the fetus in womb. Pollutant particles emitted from the cars, trucks, buses, tobacco smoke, combustion etc can penetrate the placenta enough to harm the chromosome of the fetus. The research conducted by National Institute of Environmental Healt...

Burning energy and its impact on health during exercise can be of genetic origin

...ercise can help the scientists identify regions in chromosomes 6, 7 and 19 that are linked to pre-diabetes. Pre-diabetes or the condition of glucose intolerance precedes the condition of diabetes. Patients in this condition may not experience the type 2 diabetes that reduces the body’s ability to store calories...

Possible location of lung cancer genes found

...orating institutions have found sections of the // chromosomes of lung cancer cells where cancer-related genes ma...blocks of individual genes, to identify regions of chromosomes where genes were either left out or multiplied over and over – mistakes that are often associated wi...

Monkeys offer genetic clues to adult blindness

...etic sites in the monkeys that correspond to human chromosomes linked to macular disease. One of the areas, the findings confirm, contains genes that predict age-related macular degeneration in humans and rhesus monkeys. This discovery, Dawson said, would help delve deeper into what causes the disease and coul...

Researchers Gather Stem Cells From Discarded Placenta

...t is associated with normal replication of DNA and chromosomes associated with cell divisions. Source: EurekAlert Medindia on Stem cells: Further information Stem Cells: These are undifferentiated cells that have the potential to regenerate itself and develop into all types of specialized cells types tha...

Disease chromosomes identified

...ational Human Genome Project (HGP) have identified chromosomes which are believed to carry the highest concentration of disease genes.Out of 23 pairs of human chromosomes, 3 are believed to be associated with genetic disease. Over the next 20 years the research at the Wellcome Trust's Sanger Centre, near Cambr...

DNA and clones

...aggregated together, and they are clustered on the chromosomes that are sequestrated in the central portion of the nucleus. We have a very active compartment in the centre of the cell nucleus, and a much more silent, passive compartment around the edges." The team's findings suggest that geneticists working on ...

Perfect babies boon or a bane?

...ly under development would be to insert artificial chromosomes into eggs or sperm, or the cells from which they derive. Already, one technique is being used which introduces inheritable changes, in treating mitochondrial genetic diseases. Mitochondria are not part of the nucleus (genetic material) of the cell, ...

Disease chromosomes identified

...ational Human Genome Project (HGP) have identified chromosomes which are believed to carry the highest concentration of disease genes.Out of 23 pairs of human chromosomes, 3 are believed to be associated with genetic disease.Over the next 20 years the research at the Wellcome Trust's Sanger Centre, near Cambridg...

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