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The Remarkable Heritability of ACL Injuries

Environmental risk factors associated with ACL injury are generally well known and understood, whereas the genetic basis is still largely […]

A New Genetic Link to Childhood Asthma

Asthma with severe exacerbation is the most common reason for the hospitalisation of young children. These exacerbations are generally triggered […]

Telomere shortening protects against cancer

New results from Titia de Lange’s lab (at the Rockefeller University) have provided the first piece of evidence that telomere […]

Mythbusters: what mRNA vaccines actually are

“The vaccine will alter my DNA!” “The vaccine will kill millions like others have done!” “Bill Gates is planting a […]

“The Silent Liver Disease”: How one company is helping biopharma tackle this growing epidemic

The growing epidemic of “The Silent Liver Disease” Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is experiencing a meteoric rise globally. NAFLD […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 5th December

Christmas is fast approaching and here at Front Line Genomics we have a gift for you – the latest genomics […]

Native American Ancestry Linked To Increased EGFR Mutations In Latin American Patients With Lung Cancer

A recent study, published by the American Association for Cancer Research has discovered that among patients with lung cancer from […]

Round-up: COVID-19 December 2020 (Part One)

The MHRA has just announced regulatory approval for the first UK COVID-19 vaccine, providing hopes for a speedy roll out […]

Largest ever GWAS of Alzheimer’s disease

The results from the largest GWAS of Alzheimer’s disease have been released as preprint in medRxiv. These findings have implicated […]

Malignant cells: hitchhikers of biological cycles

Here we summarise a recent review, published in Genome Biology, that presented the hypothesis that internal and external ecological variations […]