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Western Diet, Gene May Fuel Risk Of Alzheimer's
Consuming a western diet that is high in cholesterol, fat and sugar may influence the development of Alzheimer's disease in people who carry a gene linked to the neurodegenerative disease, a study showed.ApoE4 and ApoE3 are two variants of a gene ...
Western Diet Gene May Fuel Risk Of Alzheimers

Your Genes May Not Be A Barrier To Weight Loss
Do not blame your genes for not being able to reduce that ever-burgeoning waistline. While your genes can increase the risk of obesity, they do not hamper weight-loss, researchers have found.People carrying a gene associated with fat mass and obesity (FTO ...
Lipid Genes Can Hint Diabetes & Heart Disease
Good news for those who fear that they may suffer diabetes in future, the recent research conducted in the United States and the Netherlands have shown that lipid genes (genes that control lipid levels in the body) can hint the occurrence ...
Lipid Gene Diabetes Heart 030611 Aid
Avesthagen Launches Genome Scanning In India!
Avesthagen Limited achieves another milestone as it announces the launch of its commercial Whole Genome Scanning (WGS) service in India.Humans, including every other organism, have a genome encoded by deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) that contains all of the biological information needed to ...
Men, Beware Of Pretty Women!
Years ago Keats wrote, 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci', which means a girls without mercy. The truth of the poem can haunts till date as proven by a recent research. The research claims that the presence of a pretty woman ...
Pretty Women Men Mortality
Chickens Outperform Human Ability To See Colours
It may seem surprising but the fact is that chickens outperform human's ability to see colours. The researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that chicken retina is more powerful than a human retina.Researchers have mapped ...
'Klotho Gene' May Just Do The Trick
Scientists from University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre have got some good news. Now, according to the researchers, an anti-aging gene might play a critical role in regulation of high blood pressure.In all these days, persistent high blood ...
Klotho Gene Blood Pressure
A New Discovery In Genetic Mutation
Scientists from University of Utah have identified a genetic mutation linked to hereditary form of a rare neuroendocrine tumour called paraganglioma (P.G.L.).According to the researchers, the gene, called hSDH5, is required for activation of an enzyme complex that ...
The Floppy Baby Syndrome
A breakthrough in the medical field has come as a boon for thousands of families across the globe. The new treatment will restore a muscle function known as Floppy Baby Syndrome. It is a congenital myopathy disorder that ...
Floppy Baby Syndrome
Oestrogen Exposure
New research from the University of Illinois suggests that exposure to oestrogen may impair some cognitive functions. ...
Oestrogen Exposure Cognitive Functions
Family History
Refuting claims of previous studies, researchers from Leiden University Medical Centre in the Netherlands have revealed that family history cannot be taken as a strong predictor of breast cancer risk in women. ...
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