It's not understood, he said, whether that heightened pain sensitivity is an inborn genetic vulnerability to developing an opioid use disorder, or whether the drug use over time has altered
Breast MRI is a sensitive screening modality and is recommended for women with genetic breast cancer risk such as BRCA1 and BRCA2, or with a calculated lifetime breast cancer risk of
Bacteria are the incubator of biodiversity on our planet. There is more fundamental genetic variation among varieties of bacteria than there is separating penguin from pine tree, orange from ocelot.
She was perhaps best known for her early research in hematology uncovering the genetic basis of sickle cell disease, which made it possible to test newborns for the disease.
It's not genetics—the genetics aren't changing that quickly. It's the environment, and what in the environment has changed over the last 40 to 50 years?” he said,
Dr. Topol, a cardiologist with a background in genetics, was a prominent figure in the take-down of Vioxx. ... There's a long chapter on "Biology" which offers, among other insights, a realistic critique of genetic information that many doctors don't
McGowan said. “We also have access to a geneticist and a nutritionist if the patient might need that to optimize her care or to discuss potential karyotyping or other genetic testing.
genetic traits, aren't amenable to intervention. ... It considered all possible causes of breast cancer that aren't directly inherited through DNA, including factors that might influence a genetic disposition.
genetic basis of type 1 and 2 diabetes, obesity and their complications,.
Its advice was that a healthy lifestyle helps in general, even in women with genetic predispositions to breast cancer, and not only with cancer but with other diseases.