• Abdominal fat could be used to predict disease risk

    5 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers from Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea have developed a new technique to assess the health risks posed by abdominal obesity, or fat that accumulates around the stomach.
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  • New disease gene for axon degeneration identified through international gene matching

    New disease gene for axon degeneration identified through international gene matching

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new disease gene has been identified for early-onset axonal neuropathy and mild intellectual disability through an international research network, which was brought together by “Tinder for geneticists”.
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  • Researchers gain new insights into the formation of non-pathological amyloids

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    A team of scientists collaborated on a study of functional amyloids -protein aggregates with the typical amyloid structure that do not lead to disease but rather serve a dedicated biological function.
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  • Research provides insight into role of APP gene variant in Alzheimer's disease

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    New research from the University of Eastern Finland shows that the APP gene variant protecting against Alzheimer's disease significantly decreases plasma beta-amyloid levels in a population cohort.
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  • Researchers identify new disease gene for early-onset axonal neuropathy and mild intellectual disability

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Research group from the University of Helsinki, Finland, has identified a new disease gene for early-onset axonal neuropathy and mild intellectual disability through an international research network, which was brought together by "Tinder for geneticists".
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