DNA

A Major Milestone in Genetic Editing

Researchers at Purdue University have developed a new technology that may disrupt the current methodology for genetic editing using the Argonaute protein from Natronobacterium gregoryi (NgAgo). Gene editing is a hot topic among the international scientific community, and it is not without controversy. As a result, the World Health Organization has demanded the establishment of … Read more

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80% of People Genetically at Risk of Cancer are Unaware

Ignorance About Predisposition to Certain Cancers A recent study interviewing more than 50,000 subjects has found that as many as eight of ten people are unaware that they may be genetically disposed to several types of cancer. Most people only find out retroactively once they have already been diagnosed that they were at high risk … Read more

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Could Diabetes be Cured?

Genome Study Says Maybe New research unveiled five clusters of genetic variants differentiated by diverse cellular processes within the existing main divisions of insulin-deficient and insulin-resistant disease. It turned out that a עenomic study may have the potential to help cure type 2 diabetes. A More Focused Approach is Called For The majority of sufferers … Read more

Byron Katie

Exploring Byron Katie’s ‘The Work’

Can a Self-Inquiry Technique Help Breast Cancer Survivors? In 1986 Byron Katie developed a self-inquiry method that showed great potential for improving emotional and physical wellbeing. It’s called ‘The Work’ and is described by many as a simple yet powerful process. A recent study published by the European Journal of Integrative Medicine sought to establish … Read more

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Prevention GENEration Program

Tackling Genetic Risk Factors for Cancer Around 4,500 women in Israel are diagnosed with cancer every year, and between 5% to 10% of the women diagnosed with breast cancer are genetically predisposed towards it – the most common cause is a genetic mutation in the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene. While this genetic change is found … Read more