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  • individuals
  • 1. A short sequence of DNA consisting of multiple repetitions of a set of two to nine base pairs, used as a genetic marker when individuals differ in the number of repetitions. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Under selective genotyping, the genotype data for all individuals at a particular marker can be represented by a vector of actual genotypes, g = ( g 1 ,…, g n ), combined with a vector of response indicators, r = ( r 1 ,…, r n ), denoting whether or not each particular individual was genotyped. (genetics.org)
  • If the ungenotyped individuals were subsequently genotyped at markers in regions exhibiting initial evidence for a QTL, separate individuals into strata according to the amount of genotyping performed and permute phenotypes relative to genotypes separately within the different strata. (genetics.org)
  • method
  • 2. The method of claim 1, wherein ASR resistance locus 14 is identifiable by one or more of the markers NS0095012, NSOl 19675, and NS0102630. (google.com.au)
  • 5. The method of claim 4, wherein ASR resistance locus 15 is identifiable by one or more of the markers NS0093385, NSOl 18716, and NS0127833. (google.com.au)
  • 8. The method of claim 7, wherein ASR resistance locus 16 is identifiable by one or both of the markers NSOl 13966 and NSOl 18536. (google.com.au)
  • unique genetic
  • A systematic comparative analysis of shared and unique genetic factors highlighted key gene sets and molecular processes underlying six major neuropsychiatric disorders: attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, anxiety disorders, autistic spectrum disorders, bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, and schizophrenia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Further evidence against the possibility came when Nellie Auesperg and Gartler found a truly independently established human cell line, which demonstrated unique genetic markers. (wikipedia.org)
  • whereas
  • By examining expression of different isoenzymes of the sex-linked glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) locus in heterozygous women, Gartler and Linder demonstrated that leiomyoma tumor cells, even from cancers consisting of billions of cells, expressed only one form of the marker, whereas even small patches of normal tissue contained cells expressing both forms of the marker. (wikipedia.org)
  • ancestry
  • Assessing individual interethnic admixture and population substructure using a 48-insertion-deletion (INSEL) ancestry-informative marker (AIM) panel," Human Mutation , vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 184-190, 2010. (hindawi.com)
  • clinical
  • To address this problem, the team is embarking on a novel research study involving both the clinical assessment and genetic testing of patients with established pulmonary fibrosis, and then testing their first-degree relatives for genetic risk factors. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • nucleotide
  • A genetic marker may be a short DNA sequence, such as a sequence surrounding a single base-pair change ( single nucleotide polymorphism , SNP), or a long one, like minisatellites . (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Several genetic risk factors have been found with the endophenotypes of psychiatric disorders, rather than with the diagnoses themselves. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genetic studies have also found similarities between the Atayal and other people in the Philippines and Thailand, and to a lesser extent with south China and Vietnam. (wikipedia.org)
  • determine
  • Collaborators from Yale University, Vanderbilt University, and the University of Western Ontario wanted to determine if they could identify patients who may have a higher genetic risk for develop AKI in the hospital. (medindia.net)
  • The goal is to determine if genetic testing in these at-risk relatives helps to improve the rate of subclinical idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) diagnosis. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • In one study, 100% of patients with bipolar disorder indicated that they would probably take a genetic test to determine if he or she were carrying a gene associated with the disorder, if such a test existed. (wikipedia.org)
  • AIS genetic testing is the process of analyzing the DNA of a patient who has been diagnosed with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis to determine his or her likelihood of progression to a severe spinal curve. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • In the long run, studies that demonstrate a genetic basis for FSGS may help us identify patients earlier and may lead to improved therapies. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Until recently, analysis methods limited the scope of genetic AKI studies. (medindia.net)
  • AKI is heterogenous disease and genetic studies need to be continued to fully capture the host risk," Dr. Parikh emphasized. (medindia.net)
  • variant
  • Higher than normal levels of cytokines (a type of protein), driven by a genetic variant of a protein called IFITM3, tells us that the severe disease is likely," Kedzierska said. (medindia.net)
  • We call this a Cytokine Storm and people with the defective genetic variant of the protein IFITM3 are more likely to succumb to severe influenza infection," she added. (medindia.net)
  • Genetics
  • Even before the development of the science of genetics, however, similarities of the language, skeleton, and teeth were being understood as crude genetic markers. (encyclopedia.com)
  • One of the most important findings in the study is that now we have a genetic marker that helps us identify those children with the highest risk of developing asthma,' said co-senior author Carole Ober, a professor of human genetics at the U. of C. 'In the first three years of life, one-third of children who get sick and wheeze go on to develop asthma. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The goal of psychiatric genetics is to better understand the etiology of psychiatric disorders, to use that knowledge to improve treatment methods, and possibly also to develop personalized treatments based on genetic profiles (see pharmacogenomics). (wikipedia.org)
  • test
  • Questionnaires developed here will help us to assess the psychosocial impact of the disclosure of genetic test results. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • The ScoliScore test was developed around these 53 markers. (wikipedia.org)
  • ScoliScore AIS Prognostic Test is a genetic test, which analyzes the DNA of patients who are diagnosed with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis, the most common type of scoliosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, lab workers use special equipment to read each of those 53 genetic markers for all patients who take the ScoliScore test. (wikipedia.org)
  • suggests
  • Genetic analysis of wild einkorn wheat suggests that it was first grown in the Karacadag Mountains in southeastern Turkey. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Pulmonologists and geneticists in the Lung Center at Brigham and Women's Hospital are developing a novel study incorporating genetic testing to identify patients at risk for pulmonary fibrosis with the goal of detecting and treating the disease at earlier stages. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • Genetic testing allows physicians to identify individual patients' risk of curve progression with a surrogate outcome, meaning risk of progression can be known without patients being subjected to frequent office visits and exposure to radiation from multiple radiographs. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • This study will attempt to identify genetic factors associated with the development of FSGS. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In addition to exploring whether genetic testing can help in the earlier diagnosis of pulmonary fibrosis, an important part of this study is to understand whether or not providing otherwise- healthy family members with the results of their genetic tests causes more harm than good," said Dr. Raby. (brighamandwomens.org)
  • common
  • 1 kb, CNVs are the most common type of variations in genetic structure. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Such work has led to a mishmash of markers that have little in common, notes Zahn. (sciencenews.org)
  • A Finnish heritage disease is a genetic disease or disorder that is significantly more common in people whose ancestors were ethnic Finns, natives of Finland and Sweden (Meänmaa) and Russia (Karelia and Ingria). (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • Antonio Arnaiz-Villena is a Spanish immunologist noted for his controversial research into the genetic history of ethnic groups and fringe linguistic hypotheses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arnaiz-Villena's research was internationally reported following the publication of a paper on the genetic history of Jews and Palestinians, which he co-authored in the journal Human Immunology in 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • Axial Biotech conducted genetic research on scoliosis and degenerative disc disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, antibiotic assays and genetic screenings suggest that it is not an endosymbiont such as Wolbachia causing the asexuality. (wikipedia.org)
  • peoples
  • Others use nuclear DNA markers from small samples of diverse peoples as a baseline to establish a customer's "racial" affiliation, which simply expresses an overall pattern of similarity to one or more of these standard samples. (encyclopedia.com)
  • people
  • About 1 in 10 people carry some configurations of these markers that shorten their life by over a year compared with the population average. (news-medical.net)
  • People bearing genetic markers ancestral to Haplogroups C and D came through coastal India and proceeded to Southeast Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay-Uruguay's drug czar says every legal marijuana plant in Uruguay will be registered and tracked using radio frequency tags, and that state-grown marijuana will be cloned to include genetic markers, making sure that what's grown here, stays here. (coloradodaily.com)
  • relations
  • It becomes overwhelmingly clear that although Jews maintained detectable vertical genetic continuity along generations of socio-religious-cultural relationship, also intensive horizontal genetic relations were maintained both between Jewish communities and with the gentile surrounding. (frontiersin.org)
  • child
  • Likewise, the DNA of the mitochondria, which exist in the cell but outside the nucleus, is transmitted intact from mother to offspring, so that there should be a perfect match between a mother and child (and the father is paradoxically unrelated to the child with this marker). (encyclopedia.com)
  • specific
  • Genetic markers have to be easily identifiable, associated with a specific locus , and highly polymorphic , because homozygotes do not provide any information. (wikipedia.org)