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New research precisely maps genetic mutations onto malignant and benign prostate tissue

Written by Miyako Rogers, Science Writer In a new study published in Nature, researchers have created a detailed cross-sectional map […]

Mutations in immune cells found to influence cancer development and the ageing process

Written by Miyako Rogers, Science Writer A new genomic study of lymphocytes published in Nature has revealed that mutations occurring […]

New study implicates somatic mutations in neurological disorders

Written by Isobel Young, Science Writer Research focusing on neurological disorders has become more frequent in recent years. However, there […]

Mutations causing infertility in Tonne-Kalscheuer syndrome identified with CRISPR

A new study has used CRISPR gene editing to identify mutations causing infertility in Tonne-Kalscheuer syndrome, a rare developmental disorder. […]

Aging clones: genetic mutations hijack the production of blood cells in different stages of life

New research has discovered how genetic mutations take over the production of blood cells at different life stages. The study, […]

Glioblastoma Mutations Impair EGFR Ligand Differentiation

Written by Vered Smith, Freelance Science Writer  Glioblastoma Mutations Impair EGFR Ligand Differentiation  Scientists have discovered that mutations in glioblastoma […]

Mutations that cause adult blood cancer occur in childhood

The findings of a new study have revealed that mutations driving blood cancer in adults may have been acquired in […]

Genetic mutations may not be random

The findings of a new study have dramatically challenged the established theory of evolution. For years, we have believed that […]

Evolution of mutations can be predicted by DNA tangles

New research has revealed evolutionary hotspots in DNA tangles where mutations are more likely to occur. Mutational hotspots Mutational hotspots […]

Rate of somatic mutations inversely correlates with lifespan

Somatic mutations are implicated in important life processes such as cancer and ageing, yet they still are not well understood. […]