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Favorite Thing Friday -- Melissa and Doug Wooden Blocks

I’ve started a new feature where every week I will tell you about some product that I absolutely love.  And by every week I mean the weeks that I remember.  287 more words


Reading Group: The Rosie Project- Graeme Simsion

Read my review of The Rosie Project here.

Don is obviously a difficult character, but to make the novel work the author must make him a sympathetic one too. 533 more words

Book Club

Could a blood test predict suicides?

(CNN) — Approximately 36,000 deaths are caused by suicide each year in the United States. What if a simple blood test could one day help prevent that from happening? 410 more words


FAQ 44


Reading your blog, I got a question. You say Geku(外宮)of Ise Grand Shrine(伊勢神宮)is connected to the Original God. I think it means Japan is a rare country on this planet. 285 more words


Cancer's Gene Struggles

It’s been a very productive week for cancer research. There’s been a new protein discovered which almost tricked everyone into thinking it was helpful against cancer, and scientists found that just by cancelling some genes tumour growth can occur. 573 more words

Jul 14, 2014: Genome-wide analysis reveals genetic similarities among friends


우리가 친하게 지내는 사람들이 실제로 비슷한 유전자를 공유하고 있을 수 있다는 샌디에고 대학의 연구. 생물학적으로 닮진 않았더라도 먼 조상의 유전자를 공유하는 건 가능하며, 그 정도가 1퍼센트 뿐이더라도 유전학 연구자들이 보기엔 대단히 높은 수준.


Welcome to PTCHD1-base

Welcome to PTCHD1-base. This website is aimed at researchers, clinicians, parents, and care, with a view to providing useful information relating to PTCHD1 and its role in autism spectrum disorders, intellectual disability and other neurodevelopmental and behavioural conditions. 159 more words

Autism Spectrum Disorders