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A Better Test for Down Syndrome?

Aging Brains Can Still Make 'Childlike' Connections: Study

Alzheimer's Gene Tied to Brain Changes at Early Age

Angelina Jolie's Story Didn't Boost Knowledge of Breast Cancer Risks: Study

Are You Musical or Tone Deaf? Genes May Be Key

Aspirin's Anti-Colon Cancer Effect May Depend on Genes

Autism, Language Problems May Be Linked in Families: Study

Babies Born to Moms Over 35 May Have Lower Risk for Certain Birth Defects

Baboons Shed Light on Human Brain Evolution

Bacterial Infection's Spread Occurs Beyond Health Care Settings: Study

Bedbugs' Genes May Protect Them From Insecticides

Bipolar Disorder Drugs May 'Tweak' Genes Affecting Brain

Birth Defect Discovery in Weimaraners Might Help Humans

Birth Defect Risk Doubles in Children Born to Cousins: Study

Blacks With Certain Gene Need Lower Doses of Warfarin: Study

Blueberries, Red Grapes May Boost Body's Immune Function

'Body Clock' May Explain Why Some Body Parts Age Faster Than Others

Calico Cats May Help Scientists Understand Human Genetics

Cheaper 'Gene Panel' Screening May Reveal Cancer Risks

China's New Bird Flu Might Put People at Risk, Report Says

Clues to Obesity Found in Infants

Could a Gene Help Make You Obese?

Could Cow Fertilizer Help Spread Antibiotic Resistance?

Could Weight-Loss Surgery Help Slow Aging for Some?

Could Your Genes Help Bring You Wedded Bliss?

Daily Gene Rhythms May Be Off in Depressed People

Deadly Brain Illness Discovered in British Family

Deciphering the DNA of Alzheimer's Patients

Determining Child's Risk When Older Sibling Has Autism

DNA Can Predict Unusually Tall Height, Study Shows

Dog Cancer Dates Back 11,000 Years, Scientists Say

Dog DNA May Yield Clues to Human Eczema

Do-Gooders May Be Doing Good Things for Their Genes: Study

Double Mastectomy May Benefit Some Women With Inherited Breast Cancer

Economic Recession Tied to 'Harsh' Parenting From Mothers

Embryo Selection May Help Prevent Some Inherited Disorders

Even When Breast Cancer Gene Test Is Negative, Risk Can Persist: Study

Expanded DNA Testing Might Allow Personalized Breast Cancer Treatment

Experimental Drug Shows Promise for Rare Genetic Disorder

Experts Urge Routine Test for All Patients With Invasive Breast Cancer

Family History of Cancer May Raise Risk for Other Types of Tumors

Family History of Diabetes Makes 'Prediabetes' More Likely, Study Finds

Family Members of Kids With Cancer Also at Risk

FDA Approves Genetic Test That Helps Explain Developmental Problems in Kids

'Female' X Chromosome May Play Part in Sperm Production

Frequent Cold Sores Tied to Genetic Mutation in Study

Gene Discoveries Could Give Insight Into Migraines

Gene Discoveries Give Hope Against 'Brittle Bone' Disease

Gene Discovery May Offer Breakthrough for Rare Leukemia

Gene Exam Might Predict Breast Cancer Progression

Gene Makeup May Help Explain Amputees' Chronic Pain

Gene May Explain Link Between Meat and Colon Cancer Risk

Gene May Raise Diabetics' Chances of Heart Disease

Gene Might Be Linked to Sleep Disorder Narcolepsy

Gene Mutation Linked to Migraines, Researchers Say

Gene Mutation May Double Rate of Brain Tissue Lost to Alzheimer's

Gene Mutation May Explain Heart Disease Risk Among African-Americans

Gene Mutation May Help Predict Lung Cancer Survival in Nonsmokers

Gene Mutation Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

Gene Research May Help Spot Baby's Obesity Risk

Gene Study Helps Advance Diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis

Gene Study Offers Clues to Why Autism Strikes More Males

Gene Test May Help Predict Success of Weight-Loss Surgery

Gene Testing Helps Sort Out Bacterial, Viral Infections

Gene Testing May Boost Lung Cancer Survival: Study

Gene Therapy for Controlling HIV Shows Early Promise

Gene Therapy May Hold Promise for Advanced Parkinson's Disease

Gene Therapy May Restore Sight in People With Rare Blinding Disease

Gene Tied to Obesity in Humans

Gene Tweak Boosts Lifespan by 20 Percent in Mice

Gene Variant May Double Alzheimer's Risk for Women: Study

Gene Variants May Play Role in Obesity

Gene Variations Leave Infants at Risk of Leukemia, Study Suggests

Gene Variations May Explain Weight Gain Among Men, Women

Gene-Based Blood Test for Colon Cancer Shows Promise

Gene-Based Blood Test Might Help Spot Colon Cancer

Genes Beat Family, Teachers for Academic Success, Study Suggests

Genes May Be to Blame for Hard-to-Handle Toddlers

Genes May Boost Woman's Risk of Postpartum Depression

Genes May Help Determine Your Pain Threshold

Genes May Influence Weight Gain From Fried Foods: Study

Genes Tied to High Blood Pressure Found in Black Americans

Genetic Overlap Seen in Five Mental Disorders

Genetic Risks for Asthma May Persist Into Adulthood

Genetic Risks for Eating Disorders, Alcoholism May Be Connected

Genetic Syndrome May Have Links to Parkinson's Disease

Girls With Autism May Need Different Treatments Than Boys

Gloomy Outlook May Be Genetic, Study Suggests

Having 2 Parents With Alzheimer's May Raise Risk of Early Brain Changes

HIV Resistance Mapped by Gene Researchers

How You Digest Carbs May Influence Weight Gain, Study Says

How You Parent Is Partly Genetic, Study Suggests

If Parents Ever Smoked, Teens May Be More Likely to Light Up

Kids' Reading, Math Skills Tied to Future Success

Largest-Ever Cancer Data Set Made Public

Living Long May Protect Against Early Alzheimer's, Study Finds

Many Can Blame Family for Their Bunions

Many Heart Defects Aren't Inherited, Study Finds

Many Risk Factors for Early Dementia Can Show Up in Teens

Many Would Give Private Info to Health Insurers to Save Money

Mediterranean Diet May Counter Genetic Risk of Stroke

Memory-Erasing Gene Discovered in Mice

Missing Genes May Be Tied to Development of Autism: Study

Mom's Genes May Play Part in How Children Age

More Pesticides Linked to Parkinson's Risk

More Women Consider Gene Test After Angelina Jolie Mastectomy Revelation

Mosquitoes With Altered Gene Can't Sniff People Out

Most Americans Want Doctors' Help With Gene Test Results: Study

Most Women Don't Understand Their Breast Cancer Risk: Survey

Mouse Study May Shed Light on Huntington's Disease

Neanderthal DNA Influences Modern Humans: Study

New Batch of Alzheimer's Genes Discovered

New 'Bioengineered Skin' Gets Closer to the Real Thing

New Clues to Causes of Autism Found

New DNA Discoveries Advance MS Research

New Gene 'Atlas' Maps Human DNA Activity

New Genetic Clues to Severe Childhood Epilepsy

Newly Discovered Gene May Shed Light on Certain Brain Disorders

Obesity Gene Tests May Not Hamper Weight-Loss Efforts

Old Bones Give Clues to Leprosy's Demise in Europe

Only Close Family History Needed for Cancer Risk Assessment

Only High-Risk Women Need Breast Cancer Gene Test: Experts

Ovarian Cancer Gene May Point to Early Removal of Ovaries: Study

Parkinson's Patients at Genetic Risk for Dementia Might Be Identified Sooner

People With High Blood Pressure May Crave Salt

Poor Fitness in Middle Age Tied to Higher Risk of Dementia

Research Gets to Root of Redheads' Higher Melanoma Risk

Research Probes Autism's Origins in the Brain

Researchers Focus on Likelihood of Breast Cancer Recurrence

Researchers Identify Genetic Link to Obesity in Mice

Researchers Pinpoint Cause of Port-Wine Stain Birthmarks

Researchers Spot Mutant Gene Behind Defects That Can Cause Kidney Failure

Righty or Lefty? It's Largely Genetic, Study Suggests

Righty? Lefty? Genes' Role Still Unclear

Risk for MS Among Patients' Relatives Not As High As Thought

Scientists Discover Another Genetic Code

Scientists Discover More Genetic Clues to Testicular Cancer

Scientists Find New Clues to Early Onset Alzheimer's

Scientists Gain Genetic Insight Into Alzheimer's Disease

Scientists ID Gene Behind Early Onset Puberty

Scientists ID Gene Linked to Aggressive Liver Cancer

Scientists ID Genes Behind Chronic Mountain Sickness

Scientists ID New Genes Linked to Belly Fat

Scientists Make Gene Discovery in Lou Gehrig's Disease

Scientists Make Genetic Discoveries About Limb Development

Scientists Map DNA of Deadly Fungus

Scientists Pinpoint Most Major Genes Behind Deadly Blood Cancer

Scientists Rewrite Germ's Genetic Code

Scientists Spot Genes Tied to Success at School, College

Scientists Spot New Obesity Gene

Scientists Use HIV to 'Cure' 2 Rare Genetic Diseases

Sense of Smell Determined by Genes, Study Says

Simple Mutations Could Make Flu Viruses More Deadly: Studies

Single Gene May Predict Mental Decline After Heart Surgery

Specializing in One Sport as Child No Guarantee of Future Success

Staph Bacteria May Play Role in Eczema-Like Rash, Mouse Study Finds

'Stress Gene' Might Raise Odds for Heart Attack, Death, Study Shows

Studies Suggest Better Approaches to Staying Clot-Free

Study of Genetic Condition May Yield Clues to Cause of Allergies

Study of Severely Obese Family Leads to Gene Discovery

Study Probes Heroin Addiction's Effect on the Brain

Study Probes Origins of 2 Ancient, Deadly Plagues

Study Sheds Light on Link Between Pesticides, Parkinson's

Study Ties Y Chromosome Variations to Prostate Cancer Risk

Supreme Court Rules That Human Genes Can't Be Patented

Tests May Someday Show Which Breast, Prostate Cancers Will Turn Aggressive

Twins Study May Give Some Insight Into Alzheimer's

Use of Breast MRIs Way Up, Studies Find

Vitamin D Deficiency Might Be Overdiagnosed in Blacks, Study Suggests

What Not to Do for Migraines

What Puts That Individual Stamp on Your Face?

When, Where Did Dogs Become Man's Best Friend?

Which Women Might Benefit From Drugs to Prevent Breast Cancer?

Whites at Highest Risk for Irregular Heart Rhythm, Study Finds

Whole-Genome Scans Not Quite Ready for Widespread Use: Study

Women at High Breast Cancer Risk Should Consider Preventive Drugs: Experts

Women's Weight-Loss Surgery May Benefit Later Offspring


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