OGDEN - How many organisms are living on your body? Most of the genes living on you are viral, fungal and microbial - and your body has more of those on it than human genes, says an evolutionary ecologist. Rob Dunn, a biologist and writer in the Department of Biology at North Carolina State University, was the keynote speaker Thursday during the 68th annual Ogden Surgical...
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Starting May 1 (and for a limited time), if you bring a smartphone that’s less than three years old and still in “good, working condition” into an AT&T store, you can get $100 or more to use toward the purchase of a new phone. You’ll have to sign up for a two-year contract with AT&T to get the deal. Since many smartphones cost $200 with a two-year contract, AT&T...
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Rosie Perez is still a fly girl.Here's the 27-year-old former "In Living Color" choreographer back in 1992 (left) -- and 21 years later, the 48-year-old "Fearless" star in Beverly Hills this week (right)Brooklyn accents don't crack.
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Scientists have uncovered a key group of 30 genes which determine how the human body responds to stamina training, and whether the body is capable of running a marathon.
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Billed as ‘the end of workouts that don’t work’, the £249 kit reads around 20 genes involved in how the body reacts to exercise, the risk of injury and how long it takes muscles to recover from exertion.
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NEW European research using mice suggests early experience rather than genes forges an individual's personality.
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About 9 months ago – the DNA Spit Kit from 23andMe was $299. From their website today – it's $99. But who owns the resulting genetic data and the rights associated with that data? That's the issue now headed for the Supreme Court. Oral arguments are Monday. One of the primary goals of The Human Genome project (completed in 2003) was to identify the 20-25,000 genes in human...
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Today, low-wage workers employed in a variety of firms operating under federal funding joined Members of Congress & community leaders to announce the launch of Good Jobs Nation - a new organization fighting for living wage & voice on the job.
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