*  Gene Variant Identified for Kawasaki Disease Susceptibility
They have identified plausible gene variants that predispose some children to developing the disease. ... have conducted novel whole genome sequencing of a family in which two of four children were affected by Kawasaki disease. ... Gene Variant Identified for Kawasaki Disease Susceptibility Researchers use novel whole genome sequencing of affected African ... Kawasaki disease (KD) is the most common acquired heart disease in children. Untreated, roughly one-quarter of children with KD ...
  https://health.ucsd.edu/news/releases/pages/2017-02-09-gene-variant-identified-for-kawasaki-disease-susceptibility.aspx
*  JCI - Autophagy influences glomerular disease susceptibility and maintains podocyte homeostasis in aging mice
Autophagy influences glomerular disease susceptibility and maintains podocyte homeostasis in aging mice. ... Autophagy influences glomerular disease susceptibility and maintains podocyte homeostasis in aging mice. ... Further, mice lacking Atg5 in podocytes exhibited strongly increased susceptibility to models of glomerular disease. These ... Injury and loss of podocytes are leading factors of glomerular disease and renal failure. The postmitotic podocyte is the ...
  https://www.jci.org/articles/view/39492/figure/1
*  JCI - Autophagy influences glomerular disease susceptibility and maintains podocyte homeostasis in aging mice
Autophagy influences glomerular disease susceptibility and maintains podocyte homeostasis in aging mice. Björn Hartleben,1 ... Further, mice lacking Atg5 in podocytes exhibited strongly increased susceptibility to models of glomerular disease. These ... a major risk factor for glomerular disease and end-stage kidney disease (5). It is very reasonable to assume that autophagy ... ultimately culminating in end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Podocyte injury is therefore a key determinant of glomerular diseases ...
  https://www.jci.org/articles/view/39492
*  New GTEx findings show how DNA differences influence gene activity, disease susceptibility | EurekAlert! Science News
... resource to help establish how differences in individual genomic make-up can affect gene activity and contribute to disease. It ... including genes related to neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. They also found more ... IMAGE: GTEx findings reveal new insights into how DNA differences influence gene activity, disease susceptibility. view more ... New GTEx findings show how DNA differences influence gene activity, disease susceptibility NIH-funded pilot study provides a ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-05/nhgr-ngf050715.php
*  Study Finds Protein Link to Sexually Transmitted Disease Susceptibility - TheBodyPRO.com
Researchers in Australia's Centre for Innate Immunity and Infectious Diseases at the Monash Institute of Medical Research have ... The information provided through TheBodyPRO.com should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem or a disease. It ... Researchers in Australia's Centre for Innate Immunity and Infectious Diseases at the Monash Institute of Medical Research have ... It may also be possible to apply IFNe research to endometriosis, pelvic inflammatory disease, and other reproductive system ...
  http://www.thebodypro.com/content/70699/study-finds-protein-link-to-sexually-transmitted-d.html
*  Comprehensive Search for Alzheimer Disease Susceptibility Loci in the APOE Region
... Gyungah Jun, PhD, Badri N. Vardarajan, PhD, ... SNPing away at complex diseases: analysis of single-nucleotide polymorphisms around APOE in Alzheimer disease. Am J Hum Genet. ... National Cell Repository for Alzheimer's Disease, U24 AG021886; NIA Late-Onset Alzheimer's Disease Study, U24 AG026395 and U24 ... National Institute on Aging Alzheimer's Disease Centers (C and D), and Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative Study (E and ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC3579659/?lang=en-ca
*  Fruit flies 'push the limit' to help us understand age-related disease susceptibilities | EurekAlert! Science News
Fruit flies 'push the limit' to help us understand age-related disease susceptibilities. Florida Atlantic University ... Fruit flies 'push the limit' to help us understand age-related disease susceptibilities ... to try and understand mechanisms of age-related disease susceptibilities and how to protect against them at the cellular level ... Fruit Flies 'Push the Limit' to Help Us Understand Disease Suseptibilities (IMAGE) view more ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-06/fau-ff061515.php
*  Why Sex Matters: How the X-chromosome influences disease susceptibility Tickets, Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM | Eventbrite
How the X-chromosome influences disease susceptibility - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Landmark Americana Tap & Grill, ... Why Sex Matters: How the X-chromosome influences disease susceptibility. by Science on the Hill ... Why Sex Matters: How the X-chromosome influences disease susceptibility at Landmark Americana Tap & Grill 2481 North 54th ... providing insight into the mechanisms behind sex-biased diseases. Ladies and gents are all welcome to join us for the free ...
  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/why-sex-matters-how-the-x-chromosome-influences-disease-susceptibility-tickets-38555667038
*  Characterisation of rapid progressors to type 1 diabetes among children with HLA-conferred disease susceptibility | SpringerLink
... on the basis of HLA-conferred disease susceptibility. We monitored 74 ... Characterisation of rapid progressors to type 1 diabetes among children with HLA-conferred disease susceptibility. ... on the basis of HLA-conferred disease susceptibility. ... distinct genetic variants in type 1 diabetes and celiac disease ... Smyth DJ, Cooper JD, Howson JM et al (2011) FUT2 nonsecretor status links type 1 diabetes susceptibility and resistance to ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00125-017-4258-7
*  The role of MAPT sequence variation in mechanisms of disease susceptibility | Biochemical Society Transactions
The role of MAPT sequence variation in mechanisms of disease susceptibility. Tara M. Caffrey, Richard Wade-Martins ... The role of MAPT sequence variation in mechanisms of disease susceptibility Message Subject (Your Name) has forwarded a page to ... genetic variation at a gene locus affects gene expression and leads to susceptibility to disease is a high priority in disease ... genetic models are required to understand the role of MAPT sequence variation in mechanisms of disease susceptibility. ...
  http://www.biochemsoctrans.org/content/40/4/687
*  Predictive Characteristics of Diabetes-Associated Autoantibodies Among Children With HLA-Conferred Disease Susceptibility in...
Predictive Characteristics of Diabetes-Associated Autoantibodies Among Children With HLA-Conferred Disease Susceptibility in ... Predictive Characteristics of Diabetes-Associated Autoantibodies Among Children With HLA-Conferred Disease Susceptibility in ... Predictive Characteristics of Diabetes-Associated Autoantibodies Among Children With HLA-Conferred Disease Susceptibility in ... Predictive Characteristics of Diabetes-Associated Autoantibodies Among Children With HLA-Conferred Disease Susceptibility in ...
  http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/58/12/2835.short
*  Dietary Administration of Banana (Musa acuminata) Peel Flour Affects the Growth, Antioxidant Status, Cytokine Responses, and...
... and Disease Susceptibility of Rohu, Labeo rohita. Sib Sankar Giri,1 Jin Woo Jun,1 Venkatachalam Sukumaran,2 and Se Chang Park1 ... B. Austin and D. A. Austin, Bacterial Fish Pathogens: Diseases of Farmed and Wild Fish, Springer-Praxis, Chichester, UK, 4th ... W.-Q. Cai, S.-F. Li, and J.-Y. Ma, "Diseases resistance of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus), blue tilapia (Oreochromis ... B. A. Freeman and J. D. Crapo, "Biology of disease: free radicals and tissue injury," Laboratory Investigation, vol. 47, no. 5 ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jir/2016/4086591/ref/
*  Mobile app in works to help with early detection signs of disease susceptibility - Cowsmo Cowsmo
Mobile app in works to help with early detection signs of disease susceptibility. June 12, 2014 ... tablet computers and other mobile devices that can detect early warning signs of disease susceptibility. ... Sordillo and her team want to be able to provide farmers with proactive tools to prevent disease from occurring. ... This can result in a compromised immune system and the development of various diseases. ...
  http://www.cowsmo.com/?news=mobile-app-in-works-to-help-with-early-detection-signs-of-disease-susceptibility
*  Genetic Polymorphisms in the Growth Hormone Receptor: Impact on Growth Response and Disease Susceptibility | BenthamScience
Genetic Polymorphisms in the Growth Hormone Receptor: Impact on Growth Response and Disease Susceptibility. Author(s): K. Ihara ... Title: Genetic Polymorphisms in the Growth Hormone Receptor: Impact on Growth Response and Disease Susceptibility ... and synthesis of the emerging findings on the GHR polymorphisms in relation to GH responsiveness or disease susceptibilities, ... and synthesis of the emerging findings on the GHR polymorphisms in relation to GH responsiveness or disease susceptibilities, ...
  http://www.eurekaselect.com/95166
*  Functional implications of genetic variation in non-coding DNA for disease susceptibility and gene regulation | Clinical Science
Functional implications of genetic variation in non-coding DNA for disease susceptibility and gene regulation. Julian C. KNIGHT ... The role of host genetic variation in determining susceptibility to complex disease traits is the subject of much research ... Functional implications of genetic variation in non-coding DNA for disease susceptibility and gene regulation ... Functional implications of genetic variation in non-coding DNA for disease susceptibility and gene regulation ...
  http://www.clinsci.org/content/104/5/493
*  Sensitivity of wheat genotypes to a toxic fraction produced by Cephalosporium gramineum and correlation with disease...
The common and durum genotypes varied more for disease susceptibility than for toxin insensitivity. However, all pairwise ... of wheat genotypes to a toxic fraction produced by Cephalosporium gramineum and correlation with disease susceptibility Public ... As cultural control of the disease is infeasible and no fungicides are registered, the development of resistant cultivars ... As no toxin-insensitive genotype showed susceptibility to cephalosporium stripe in the field experiments, however, the toxin ...
  https://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/concern/graduate_thesis_or_dissertations/xg94ht42f
*  Common variants in the NLRP3 region contribute to Crohn's disease susceptibility. - Villani Alexandra-Chloé
These results suggest that the NLRP3 region is also implicated in the susceptibility of more common inflammatory diseases such ... Reference : Common variants in the NLRP3 region contribute to Crohn's disease susceptibility.. ... 2009-Common variants in the NLRP3...susceptibility-NatGen-PostPA.pdf. Author postprint. 579.73 kB. View/Open. ... en] Base Pairing ; Carrier Proteins/genetics/metabolism ; Case-Control Studies ; Crohn Disease/genetics ; Gene Expression ...
  http://orbi.ulg.ac.be/handle/2268/4959
*  Loss of B Cell Anergy in Type 1 Diabetes is Associated with High Risk HLA and non-HLA Disease Susceptibility Alleles | Diabetes
Loss of B Cell Anergy in Type 1 Diabetes is Associated with High Risk HLA and non-HLA Disease Susceptibility Alleles ... Loss of B Cell Anergy in Type 1 Diabetes is Associated with High Risk HLA and non-HLA Disease Susceptibility Alleles ... Loss of B Cell Anergy in Type 1 Diabetes is Associated with High Risk HLA and non-HLA Disease Susceptibility Alleles ... Loss of B Cell Anergy in Type 1 Diabetes is Associated with High Risk HLA and non-HLA Disease Susceptibility Alleles ...
  http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/early/2018/01/14/db17-0937.figures-only
*  UCHL-1 is not a Parkinson's disease susceptibility gene. - Surrey Research Insight Open Access
OBJECTIVE: The UCHL-1 gene is widely cited as a susceptibility factor for sporadic Parkinson's disease (PD). The strongest ... UCHL-1 is not a Parkinson's disease susceptibility gene. Ann Neurol, 59 (4). pp. 627-633. ... Parkinson Disease, Polymorphism, Genetic, Serine, Tyrosine, Ubiquitin Thiolesterase ...
  http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/825197/
*  Genetic Predictions of Prion Disease Susceptibility in Carnivore Species Based on Variability of the Prion Gene Coding Region
... ... Mammalian species vary widely in their apparent susceptibility to prion diseases. For example, several felid species developed ... Variation in the host-encoded prion protein (PrPC) largely explains observed disease susceptibility patterns within ruminant ... Whether either of these or other groups of carnivore species can contract other prion diseases (e.g. chronic wasting disease or ...
  https://brage.bibsys.no/xmlui/handle/11250/134448
*  O-181 Vaccine-preventable Disease Susceptibility In A British Paediatric Assessment Unit | Archives of Disease in Childhood
O-181 Vaccine-preventable Disease Susceptibility In A British Paediatric Assessment Unit ... O-181 Vaccine-preventable Disease Susceptibility In A British Paediatric Assessment Unit ... VPD susceptibility burdens were calculated for each child. Case notes were assessed for accuracy and documentation of ward- ... Over one month the paediatric admission unit saw children with a combined VPD susceptibility burden of 1,323 child-years. ...
  http://adc.bmj.com/content/99/Suppl_2/A93.3
*  Differences in Vascular Bed Disease Susceptibility Reflect Differences in Gene Expression Response to Atherogenic Stimuli |...
Differences in Vascular Bed Disease Susceptibility Reflect Differences in Gene Expression Response to Atherogenic Stimuli. ... Differences in Vascular Bed Disease Susceptibility Reflect Differences in Gene Expression Response to Atherogenic Stimuli ... Differences in Vascular Bed Disease Susceptibility Reflect Differences in Gene Expression Response to Atherogenic Stimuli ... Differences in Vascular Bed Disease Susceptibility Reflect Differences in Gene Expression Response to Atherogenic Stimuli ...
  http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/early/2005/12/22/01.RES.0000200738.50997.f2
*  A new power couple: The combined impact of the microbiome and chemical exposures on disease susceptibility (Part 2 of 2)
... By ... A new power couple: The combined impact of the microbiome and chemical exposures on disease susceptibility (Part 1 of 2) ... A new power couple: The combined impact of the microbiome and chemical exposures on disease susceptibility (Part 1 of 2) ... A new power couple: The combined impact of the microbiome and chemical exposures on disease susceptibility (Part 1 of 2) ...
  http://blogs.edf.org/health/2011/12/19/1653/
*  Association between clusterin gene polymorphism rs11136000 and late‑onset Alzheimer's disease susceptibility: A review and meta...
Association between clusterin gene polymorphism rs11136000 and late‑onset Alzheimer's disease susceptibility: A review and meta ... i] LOAD, late-onset Alzheimer's disease; CI, confidence interval; OR, odds ratio; ADGC-C, the Alzheimer's Disease Genetics ... onset Alzheimer's disease susceptibility: A review and meta‑analysis of case‑control studies. Experimental and Therapeutic ... onset Alzheimer's disease susceptibility: A review and meta‑analysis of case‑control studies'. Experimental and Therapeutic ...
  https://spandidos-publications.com/etm/12/5/2915