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Our Little Trooper is Now Diagnosed

We now have an answer for why our son has been struggling so much medically. It turns out he has a genetic mutation in a gene SHOC2 which causes a condition called Noonan Syndrome-Like Disorder with Loose Anagen Hair. 250 more words

Failure To Thrive

'Repo! The Genetic Opera' (2008) by Darren Lynn Bousman

I could almost inhale the pulp out of the screen when I saw Repo! The Genetic Opera (maybe it was drugs in the room I was in, but whatever). 467 more words


- Scientist anticipates Fukushima radiation will cause mutations in marine bacteria in U.S.

Flaws in study and questions —

1- Data was to be collected twice monthly. What is the data collected to date?

2- The study is based on one release of radioactivity in March 2011. 566 more words

Global Genetic Testing Market 2015 - 2022 Segmentation and Forecast

(EMAILWIRE.COM, October 01, 2015 ) Research Beam added a report “Global Genetic Testing Market Outlook 2015 – 2022”. The Global Genetic Testing Market accounted for $3.2 billion in 2014 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.26% to reach $6.5 billion by 2022. 15 more words

Another Victory: "Italy tells EU it will opt out of growing GMO crops: statement"

“Italy has told the European Commission that it will ban growing crops with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) under a rule that allows European Union countries to opt out of GMO cultivation, a government statement said on Thursday.” 43 more words


New Autism Genes Are Revealed in Largest-Ever Study

New Autism Genes Are Revealed in Largest-Ever Study article reveals the genes of autism risk. Now I begin to understand the reason my chronic illness occur when I experience burnt out. This is upsetting.

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Synaesthesia: The brain condition I didn't know I had

My name is Katie and I have a brain condition called synaesthesia. It’s incurable, it’s inescapable and it affected me every day for nineteen years before I even knew I had it. 1,378 more words