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Mutations in gene causes metabolic syndrome in Iranian families

MedPageToday | 
Genetic mutations causing an inherited form of the metabolic syndrome have been found, with implications for drug development across diabetes, ...

Genotyping lung cancer linked to better survival

Medpage Today | 
Genetic testing for personalized treatment of lung cancer was associated with improved survival, likely due to getting targeted kinase inhibitors ...

Gene linked to improved survival of pulmonary fibrosis

Medpage Today | 
The following is an edited excerpt. New research, released in the New England Journal of Medicine, suggests that a common ...

Magnetic tracer safe for stem cell therapies

Med Page Today | 
Cardiac stem cells and other cell-based therapies can be tracked to their destination by adding tiny magnetic particles visible on ...
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