What We're Reading
News about genetics, health and science. Plus, a few stories about 23andMe.
What We're Reading
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23andMe posters from #ASHG14 collected here on our blog.
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23andMe’s Research At ASHG 2014
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A Conversation with Health Content Scientist Robert Borkowski
A 23andMe customer story about connecting with lost family members.
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Not Everyone is Expected to Stay #genealogy #dna
Not Everyone is Expected to Stay
Europe's Family Tree Gets A New Branch| For those who eagerly trace their genetic lineage or subscribe online to find their earliest ancestors, there's a new group to consider adding to the furthest reaches of your list. A previously unrecognized population of ancient north Eurasians may be a major third braid in the genetic twist that gave rise to most modern Europeans and their kin. #DNA
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This skull, from the Swedish archaeological site called Motala, is thought to have come from a hunter-gatherer who died there about 8,000 years ago Europe's Family Tree Gets A New Branch | KSMU Radio
Europe's Family Tree Gets A New Branch
A conversation with 23andMe Health Content Scientist Robin Smith
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A Conversation Health Content Scientist Robin Smith
SNOOZERS ARE, IN FACT, LOSERS POSTED BY MARIA KONNIKOVA - The science of sleep and the trouble with snooze buttons
The Trouble with Snooze Buttons (and with Modern Sleep) by Maria Konnikova, The New Yorker. 10 December 2013.
On a typical workday morning, if you’re like most people, you don’t wake up naturally. Instead, the ring of an alarm clock probably jerks you out of sleep. Depending on when you went to bed, what day of the week it is, and how deeply you were sleeping, you may not understand where you are, or why there’s an infernal chiming sound. Then you throw out your arm and hit the snooze button, silencing the noise for at least a few moments. Just another couple of minutes, you think. Then maybe a few ...
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This extract (1/2) of article show us that snoozing in unhealthy. Infact when we snooze, we think we have more time to sleep, however we are throwing our brain back to the beginning of our sleep cycle which makes the "wake-up process" harder and more difficult. That causes then : bad mood, lack of attention, less ability to perform ...
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A Gene That Makes You Need Less Sleep?
The amateur geneticist who surprised science via BBC
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The amateur geneticist who surprised science. Kim Goodsell is unlucky enough to have two very rare diseases. Her doctors blamed coincidence, but was it? She taught herself genetics to find out, and as she tells Ed Yong, no-one expected what she would discover.
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DNA project 'to make UK world genetic research leader' says BBC
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'Blockbuster' chemotherapy could be a thing of the past in 20 years with the 100,000 Genomes Project. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-28488313
DNA study to make UK world research leader
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DNA project 'to make UK world leader'
New research on #Parkinson's disease via Nature Genetics and 23andMe.
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How to reduce the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease naturally...
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Who Would Believe It? A 23andMe customer story.
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MED12: Genetic cause of common breast tumors (fibroadenomas) found
Genetic cause of common breast tumors found Date: July 20, 2014 Source: SingHealth Summary: A major breakthrough in understanding the moleculular basis of fibroadenoma, one of the most common breast tumors diagnosed in women, has been made by a multidisciplinary team of scientists. The team used advanced DNA sequencing technologies to identify a critical gene called MED12 that was repeatedly disrupted in nearly 60 percent of fibroadenoma cases.
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Genetic cause of common breast tumors found
New MS therapy could build autoimmune tolerance
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Speaking more than one language may delay dementia. That's cool. I'm getting Rosetta Stone Spanish.
USA Today - Speaking more than one language may delay dementia
Your brain often edits that trip down memory lane. Research shows that your mind reinterprets events from the past with a nod to the present.
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Schizophrenia has clear genetic ties, new study finds
Recent research from UC San Diego and Yale found that friends are as genetically similar as 4th cousins.
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Opposites Attract? Do opposites really attract? A recent report from University of Colorado, Boulder shows that people are more likely to settle down with those who have similar genetics, not opposite. They looked at data from 15,000 couples ourselves. Here is what they found. http://blog.23andme.com/23andme-research/23andme-couples-correlated/?utm_source=23andme&utm_medium=email&utm_content=23c_Email_Platform&utm_campaign=newsletter1&cvosrc=email.newsletter1
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For Valentine’s Day, we analyzed data from 15,298 real-world couples who had children together and found that people paired with others who were more like themselves than they were different. Opposites, it turns out, may not attract after all.
Birds of Feather Flock Together | The 23andMe Blog
There may be 14 million U.S. Alzheimer's cases by 2050—and maybe a way to lower that total
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There may be 14 million U.S. Alzheimer's cases by 2050—and maybe a way to lower that total | Alzheimer's Disease Fight Focuses on Preventive Treatment https://seniorsource.com/
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We're Genetically Similar to Our Friends and that Impacts our Health. via TIME
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We're Genetically Similar to Our Friends
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Friends have closer DNA than strangers, scientists find - Telegraph
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friends have closer DNA than strangers, scientists find
Friends can be as genetically compatible as family members, a study has found
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A study of twins shows why being good reader and a good math student may go hand in hand.
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A study of twins shows why being a good reader and a good math student may go hand in hand. blogged:: 7/22/14
23andMe Correlates Traits Across the United States: People who exercise more search for "chest pain" less.
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A mother and daughter herd their yaks along a highway on the Tibetan plateau.
With Help From Extinct Humans, Tibetans Adapted To High Altitude by Rae Ellen Bichell | NPR
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With Help From Extinct Humans, Tibetans Adapted To High Altitude
Had a bit too much fun in your 20s? A misspent youth doesn't doom you to heart disease.