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Sepsis-Associated Variants Integrated into Polygenic Risk Score

Written by Vered Smith, Science Writer  Researchers at the University of Michigan have published a study in PLOS ONE identifying […]

Cerebral palsy can be genetic

New research has found that as many as 1 in 4 children with cerebral palsy have an underlying genetic condition. […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 29th January

We have summarised some of the latest news and research across the genomics space – enjoy! Top stories from the […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: The genetics of exceptional longevity – Tom Perls

Tom Perls is a Distinguished Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine and an Attending Physician in Geriatrics […]

Round-Up: COVID-19 December (Part One)

Check out your fortnightly summary of some of the latest news and research surrounding COVID-19. Statistics At the time of […]

Is sleeping a talent?

One minute you’re counting sheep. The next minute you’re riding a unicorn alongside David Attenborough. So, what happened? No, this […]

CRISPR screens identify drivers of ageing in the brain

Using high-throughput CRISPR-Cas9 screens, researchers have systematically uncovered gene knockouts that impact ageing in neural stem cells of the brain. […]

Psychedelics: A new kind of trip

When we think about consciousness, we often consider it as being aware of one’s internal and external existence. But while […]

Patient Perspectives: Dominique Goodson – Sickle Cell Warrior and President of the SCDForum

Dominique Goodson is a sickle cell warrior, advocate and president of the online platform, SCDForum. After being diagnosed with sickle […]

Human and mouse astrocytes have crucial differences

Researchers have discovered crucial physiological differences between human and mouse astrocytes, with implications for studies on neurological disorders. Mice are […]