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Lack of Prss50 genes severely affects male fertility in mouse model
18 October 2021 - by Dr Charlotte Douglas
An gene previously unknown to have a role in fertility has been found to be essential for healthy sperm... [Read More]
Rejuvenation of stem cell epigenome offers osteoporosis hope
20 September 2021 - by Dr Charlotte Douglas
The mechanism responsible for changes in bone function during ageing has been found to be hidden within the epigenome, opening possibilities for bone rejuvenation and treatment... [Read More]
More positive results from CRISPR trial for sickle cell and thalassaemia
16 August 2021 - by Dr Charlotte Douglas
A genome-editing-based gene therapy for blood diseases sickle cell disease and beta-thalassaemia continues to be effective more than two years after treatment... [Read More]
US funding boost for single-gene disorder research
26 July 2021 - by Dr Charlotte Douglas
A consortium has been established to support US researchers in innovating and implementing state-of-the-art techniques to understand the genetic causes of single-gene diseases... [Read More]
Sperm movement discovery could help treat male infertility
5 July 2021 - by Dr Charlotte Douglas
An essential component of how sperm move has been discovered, opening up new avenues for the understanding and treatment of male infertility... [Read More]