Potential “Good Fat” Biomarker Friday, April 29, 2016 New method to measure the activity of energy consuming brown fat cells could ease the testing weight loss drugs. New Insights into Gene Regulation Wednesday, April 27, 2016 Researchers have solved the three-dimensional structure of a gene repression complex that is known to play a role in cancer.Controlling RNA in Living Cells Wednesday, April 27, 2016 Modular, programmable proteins can be used to track or manipulate gene expression.Genetic Approach May Lead to New Treatments for Digestive Diseases Tuesday, April 26, 2016 Researchers at UMass Medical School have identified a new molecular pathway critical for maintaining the smooth muscle tone that allows the passage of materials through the digestive system. Fructose Alters Hundreds of Brain Genes Tuesday, April 26, 2016 UCLA scientists report that diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids can reverse the damage.DNA Barcodes Gone Wild Monday, April 25, 2016 A team of researchers at University of Toronto’s Donnelly Centre and Sinai Health System’s Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute (LTRI) has developed a new technology that can stitch together DNA barcodes inside a cell to simultaneously search amongst millions of protein pairs for protein interactions. New Genetic Risk Factors for Myopia Discovered Monday, April 25, 2016 Genes and environment determine short-sightedness.Targeting an ‘Undruggable’ Cancer Gene Monday, April 25, 2016 RAS genes are mutated in more than 30 percent of human cancers and represent one of the most sought-after cancer targets for drug developers. Biomarkers for Profiling Prostate Cancer Patients Monday, April 25, 2016 Exiqon A/S has announced the publication of validation of prognostic microRNA biomarkers for the aggressiveness of prostate cancer in independent cohorts.