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Gut microbes may be to blame for autoimmune eye disease

The Scientist | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Gut bacteria may provide ...

Docs get guidance for patient genomes in practice

The Scientist | 
In a review article published this week (June 19) in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers have released guidelines ...

Some worms’ genes shorten lifespans depending on diet

The Scientist | 
Evidence that diet can profoundly affect aging is beginning to emerge, sometimes through targeted studies and other times by accident ...

Not the end of men: Set of Y chromosome conserved through evolution

The Scientist | 
A core set of genes on the Y chromosome has been retained through much of animal evolution, not just for ...
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