Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered the mechanism by which melanoma metastasizes: The tumor releases vesicles filled with microRNA, a process that…

A group of scientists has unlocked the interaction between genes in certain tissues that can play a role in the hereditary risk for cardiometabolic diseases,…

Scientists from the Gladstone Institutes have modified part of the huntingtin protein, protecting mice from the behavioral symptoms of Huntington’s disease, a…

Zika virus can cause severe developmental malformations in the infected newly born. Researchers from the University of Southern California have recently…

Besides being a benign genetic condition, the hereditary persistence of fetal hemoglobin could, with some help from CRISPR, lead to a new treatment for common…

George Washington University researchers have identified proteins called transcription factors as a “vital component” in determining the function of immune T…

Wellcome Trust-backed scientists have found a compound that treats three neglected parasitic diseases in mice: leishmaniasis, Chagas disease and sleeping…

Australian scientists have found that drugs that inhibit the protein MCL-1 may prove effective in treating the multiple myeloma.