Multiple sclerosis can be inhibited or reversed using a novel gene therapy technique that stops the disease’s immune response in mouse models, researchers have found.
Fresh insights into the genetic code of sheep could aid breeding programs to improve their health and productivity. Scientists have now mapped which genes are
Researchers have established a link between hypoxia, a condition that reduces the flow of oxygen to tissues, and HOTAIR, a noncoding RNA or molecule that
Chemical changes in the eye that can lead to blindness have been identified by scientists, report investigators. Latest Science News — ScienceDaily
A combination of whole exome sequencing, machine learning, and network analysis, has identified new, ultra-rare gene mutations within specific biological pathways that may contribute to
Researchers have discovered that a set of powerful guardian genes known to protect against a variety of autoimmune diseases, including type 1 diabetes, are triggered
People with a specific variation in the CLOCK gene have more migraines under financial stress. This work shows the effect of the genetics of circadian
U.S. health officials on Wednesday approved a breakthrough treatment for children and young adults with leukemia. Cell-based gene therapy Kymriah—first of its kind in the
The FDA has just approved Kymriah, a new form of genetically modified T-cell immunotherapy for treating young patients with a type of blood and bone
Researchers successfully used a gene that suppresses cholesterol levels as part of a treatment to reduce plaque in mice with a disorder called familial hypercholesterolemia.