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Discovered a cure for a stroke that has been forgotten for decades

AmericaExperts at the University of Washington have discovered an effective but decades-neglected stroke treatment thanks to the patient’s genetic markers. Analyzing more than 5,000 genomes from ischemic stroke patients, the team found two genetic markers that can determine a patient’s condition 24 hours after a stroke. Two prominent genes are ADAM32 and GluR1. Both genes […]

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Genes related to breast cancer

Mutations in several genes can increase the risk of breast cancer, of which BRCA1 and BRCA2 are most closely related to this disease. Cancer occurs when important genes that help repair DNA or control cell growth are mutated. These mutations cause cells to grow and divide uncontrollably, thereby forming cancerous tumors. In most cases of […]