Previous research has associated the chemicals, found in many consumer products, with pregnancy complications and abnormal child development.
National Human Genome Sciences Institute today launched a multi-center initiative to research how variations in DNA sequences confer disease risks.
The effects of these newly identified genes are unknown, but some are associated with protein networks known to play a role in autism.
Acquisition of specific genetic changes in virus’ cell binding mechanism may have led to massive expansion of these variants.
An ancestral African population reveals clues to the genetic origins of schizophrenia
Study has implications for the use of personalized genetic risk in populations with diverse ancestries.
Newborns with this genetic mutation succumb suddenly to heart failure because they are unable to process milk.
National Taiwan University releases Performance Ranking for Scientific Papers for World Universities; UW ranks second in microbiology, fourth in immunology.
Advanced technologies can characterize structural variants in human genomes more thoroughly and may improve the power for discovery in clinical genetic research.
Standard tests appeared not to reveal the flaw within long genetic sequences.