Biomedicine & Biochemistry

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Biomedicine & Biochemistry

Expanding the DNA Alphabet: ‘Extra’ DNA Base Found to be Stable in Mammals

A rare DNA base, previously thought to be a temporary modification, has been shown to be stable in... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

Pathogenesis Perspective: Sick Sinus Syndrome in Chinese and Western Medicine

Sick sinus syndrome is a disorder of the cardiac conduction system, which is characterized by alternating periods of... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

The Data Complexity Barrier and the Surprising Importance of Rare Diseases

A funny thing happened on the way to “Precision Medicine”.  It seems that many of the fundamental studies... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

Hope for First Treatment Targeting Cause of Debilitating Heart and Lung Disease

A protein that targets the effects of a faulty gene could offer the first treatment targeting the major... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

The Science Behind a More Meaningful Understanding of Sexual Orientation

People who are attracted to others of the same sex develop their orientation before they are born. This... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

In Science Retraction A Learning Moment for Researchers and the Public

The recent case of the retraction of an article on the ability of openly gay canvassers to shift... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

Reprogramming of DNA Observed in Human Germ Cells for First Time

A team of researchers led by the University of Cambridge has described for the first time in humans... Read more

Biomedicine & Biochemistry

Virus Evolution and Human Behaviour Shape Global Patterns of Flu Movement

The global movement patterns of all four seasonal influenza viruses are illustrated in research published today in the... Read more

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