Percentage of African ancestry affects gene expression

Percentage of African ancestry affects gene expression

The percentage of African ancestry in a person’s genome determines the level that certain gene...
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Gene mutation in the chloride channel triggers hyperaldosteronism

Gene mutation in the chloride channel triggers hyperaldosteronism

Hyperaldosteronism is a disease primarily affectin...
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Gene editing enables researchers to correct mutation in muscle stem cells in DMD model

Gene editing enables researchers to correct mutation in muscle stem cells in DMD model

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a rare but de...
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Gene therapy helps functional recovery after stroke

Gene therapy helps functional recovery after stroke

A new gene therapy turns glial cells—abundant su...
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After 10-year search, scientists find second ‘short sleep’ gene

After 10-year search, scientists find second ‘short sleep’ gene

After a decade of searching, the UC San Francisco ...
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Scientists reveal how a faulty gene leads to kidney disease

Scientists reveal how a faulty gene leads to kidney disease

New insights into why a faulty gene involved in a ...
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Targeted therapy erdafitinib effective for patients with advanced bladder cancer and specific gene mutations

Targeted therapy erdafitinib effective for patients with advanced bladder cancer and specific gene mutations

Treatment with the FGFR inhibitor erdafitinib in p...
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FDA approves first gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy

FDA approves first gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy

(HealthDay)—The first gene therapy has been appr...
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Researchers have identified the first human-specific fusion gene

Researchers have identified the first human-specific fusion gene

University at Buffalo researchers have identified ...
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Researchers discover kidney disease gene affects more populations than previously thought

Researchers discover kidney disease gene affects more populations than previously thought

In the largest population genomics investigation t...
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