Genomic Screen of Arabidopsis Paves Way to New TherapiesNews
Vanderbilt researchers used a global co-expression network approach to map genes to metabolic pathways in Arabidopsis, providing a powerful resource for the development of novel therapies from plants.READ MORE
Yale University researchers have developed new methods for regulating gene activity in a widespread group of microbiome bacteria in the gut of living mice.READ MORE
Cutting out certain amino acids – the building blocks of proteins – from the diet of mice slows tumour growth and prolongs survival, according to new research published in Nature.READ MORE
A new laboratory technique can rapidly test the effectiveness of treatments for life-threatening breast cancer metastases in bone.READ MORE
Study describes how a complete knockout of the Ngly1 gene in mice leads to death just before birth, which can be partially rescued by the second knockout of another gene called Engase.READ MORE
Researchers have identified specific microbial markers associated with colorectal cancer, which could be used to develop a non-invasive diagnostic test.READ MORE
Deep sequencing impacts food and bioenergy crops.