Headlines Tagged with Genes — 1,655 headlines found
"One of the reasons we wanted to use epigenetics data for this challenge is … we wanted to add one layer of complexity," said Nicolas Sierro, manager, genomics at Philip Morris International and one of the creators of the challenge. "We had previously do
Jun 21, 2017 GenomeWeb
added Jun 22, 2017 14:15
The University of North Carolina (UNC) have created a method for recording the damage at high resolution across the genome. They can now map all harm caused by the major chemical carcinogen - benzo[α]pyrene (BaP).
Jun 14, 2017 The [London, UK] Express
added Jun 15, 2017 15:03
The devices which contain nicotine-based liquid could be as harmful as unfiltered cigarettes when it comes to causing DNA damage, according to University of Connecticut (UConn) scientists. They also found that the vapour from non-nicotine e-cigs caused
Jun 14, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 14, 2017 21:10
Although tobacco smoking is the main risk factor, past studies have shown heritability of lung cancer estimated at 18%. Previous genomewide association studies have identified several lung cancer susceptibility loci but most of its heritability remains un
Jun 13, 2017 EurekAlert
added Jun 13, 2017 20:59
Now, for the first time, UNC School of Medicine scientists created a method for effectively mapping that DNA damage at high resolution across the genome. The innovation comes from the laboratory of Nobel laureate Aziz Sancar, MD, PhD, the Sarah Graham Ke
Jun 12, 2017 ScienceDaily
added Jun 13, 2017 06:38
Using a new low-cost, 3-D printed testing device, UConn researchers found that e-cigarettes loaded with a nicotine-based liquid are potentially as harmful as unfiltered cigarettes when it comes to causing DNA damage.
Jun 12, 2017 Public.
added Jun 12, 2017 21:41
Using a new low-cost, 3-D printed testing device, UConn researchers found that e-cigarettes loaded with a nicotine-based liquid are potentially as harmful as unfiltered cigarettes when it comes to causing DNA damage. The researchers also found that vapo
Jun 12, 2017 EurekAlert
added Jun 12, 2017 14:54
New laboratory data reveal that vapour from a novel hybrid tobacco heating product (THP) iFuse and two standard THPs produced little or no effect on human cells in biological testing. ‘Our results suggest that these standard THPs and our novel hybrid pr
Jun 5, 2017 Science Magazine
added Jun 5, 2017 14:19
Shared family environment influences smoking, over and above genetic factors. Genetic risk of smoking heaviness was only important for individuals exposed to smoking during childhood, versus those not exposed (GxE).
Jun 1, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 1, 2017 20:49
Despite ban on smoking by the government in public places, offices, educational institutions, etc. it seems smoking is on a rise, which can be justified by the fact that lung cancer in Kashmir is rapidly rising which is directly related to smoking in 80%
May 31, 2017 Greater Kashmir (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:21