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Study finds that genetics is not the only control factor to control ageing

The study found that about 30 per cent of the genes traditionally associated with ageing set an animal's internal clock while the rest reflect the body's response to bacteria

Published on 25th June 2021
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Researchers in Canada discover genetic cause of intellectual disabilities, neurodevelopmental disorders

About three percent of the world's population has an intellectual disability. Up to half, the cases are due to genetics

Published on 21st June 2021
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Scientists discover genetic disease delaying kids' brain development 

The team found that changes in a gene called coat protein complex 1 (COPB1) is the reason behind this new genetic disease

Published on 3rd April 2021
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BHU women scientists develop Corona testing kit

According to reports, a group of women scientists at the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Institute of Science, BHU, have developed a novel test method with 100 per cent accuracy

Published on 1st April 2020
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'Early to rise' should be the new mantra for keeping depression at bay, suggests study

The study which explored the links between mental health, sleep cycles and genetics, suggests that those who wake early are less likely to develop depression

Published on 15th June 2018
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It took a King to find a King: Rewriting the history of King Richard the Third

Dr Turi King, who is most noted for cracking one of the biggest forensic DNA cases in history tells why she is so interested in genetics 

Published on 11th March 2018
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Tiger, Tiger Burning White: B'luru scientists head to Odisha to find where their 'differently-coloured' tigers get their stripes from

The melanistic tigers in the Odisha zoo hit the headlines a while ago. Now, these researchers are trying to find out why they were born that way and the genetics behind it

Published on 6th October 2017

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