|Bowling benefit set for Baby Violet|
Baby Violet, 2, was born with a rare chromosome deletion — so rare that only 13 other children in the world are known to have it. To help her parents pay for medical expenses, a bowling benefit has been scheduled for July 26 at Diamond Lanes in Beloit.
Beloit Daily News - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:02
|Sequenom Laboratories Presents New Data on the Enhanced Sequencing ...|
Jacobsen syndrome, which is caused by a deletion on the long arm of chromosome 11, is characterized by growth restriction, developmental delay, distinctive facial features, and a bleeding disorder called Paris-Trousseau syndrome. Langer-Giedion ...
Wall Street Journal - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:03
|RNA domain characterization|
The topology and function of long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) have been poorly characterized, because it usually involves the laborious generation of deletion mutants. To circumvent this drawback, Quinn et al. developed domain-specific chromatin ...
Nature.com - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:25
|Annual charity knockout and disco|
This charity is UK based and it helps the needs of people who have been diagnosed with Phelan-McDermid syndrome (chromosome 22q13.3 deletion) and their families, providing support, family days, information, grants for different therapies and research ...
Farming Life - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:41
|Artists hope to give back through mugs project|
Since then Eddings and his wife, who now live in Algoma, have spoken at schools and other organizations throughout the state about autism, congenital heart disease and chromosome deletion. Both artists, they thought the mugs would be a way to connect ...
Gazettextra - Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:10
|Community pulls together to help Morgan County child with rare disorder|
"When we got the results back, it said it was the chromosome deletion of 11p14.1" said Ashley. " He said there's no name for it because it's so rare." A missing chromosome that's rare to only Tyley Sue. "There are others that have similar deletions ...
WAAY - Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:29
|Chinese researchers develop powdery mildew resistant wheat|
The gene-deletion trick is particularly tough to do in wheat because the plant has a hexaploid genome—that is, it has three similar copies of most of its genes. That means multiple ... “We now caught all three copies, and only by knocking out all ...
agprofessional.com - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:37
|Chinese Scientists Cure Wheat Fungal Infection by Gene Editing|
International Business Times UK - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:18
|Chinese Researchers Create Disease-Resistant Wheat by Deleting Genes|
The gene-deletion trick is particularly tough to do in wheat because the plant has three genomes — with largely similar copies of the same genes — meaning all three must be deleted or the trait will not be changed. ... "We now caught all three copies ...
Mashable - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:37