All these women had strong family history of cancer, but only half in their study had known genetic markers
of ovarian cancer risk, BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations.
Because of the density of genetic markers
positioned along the chromosomes of both organisms, the comparative map of the mouse and human genomes is the most well developed of all species.
Mature red blood cells have no DNA-containing nuclei, making it impossible for the investigators to detect the genetic marker
used to label the neural stem cells and their progeny.
The scientists focused on two genetic markers
on the Y chromosome.
Celera Genomics (NYSE:CRA), an Applera Corporation business, the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Cleveland Clinic, Case Western Reserve University and Brigham Young University, today announced a publication describing two novel genetic markers
associated with an increased risk for myocardial infarction (MI), or heart attack.
FDA clears test for genetic markers
for antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
The DNA sequence of more than 6,000 people was studied to identify genetic markers
linked to hair features, such as greying and balding.
M2 PHARMA-December 27, 2013-Researchers discover 42 additional genetic markers
associated with RA
RESEARCHERS HAVE identified genetic markers
which are associated with central corneal thickness and keratoconus.
Washington, August 17 (ANI): Researchers in Seattle and Sweden have identified five inherited genetic markers
associated with aggressive, lethal prostate cancer.
This agreement includes certain patents covering genetic markers
for ARCA's lead drug candidate, Gencaro (bucindolol hydrochloride), which is being developed for the treatment of chronic heart failure.
The experimental tests, or genetic markers
, use technology known as Genome Wide Association Studies.