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Chromosomal abnormalities and defective genes cause a variety of genetic disorders with specific features. This article is the last in a four-part series on genes and chromosomes
Proteins, essential to the fabric and function of the human body, are produced inside cells using genetic information contained in DNA. This article is the third in a four-part series on genes and chromosomes
This article, the second in a four-part series on genes and chromosomes, explores cell division. It comes with a self-assessment enabling you to test your knowledge after reading it
Genes are the basic units of inheritance in nature. This article is the first in a four-part series exploring the role of genes and chromosomes in inheritance, health and disease
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As genomic testing becomes embedded in mainstream medicine, health professionals need to understand the role of genetics in disease
Scientists have discovered how to switch off the pain of migraines, The Daily Telegraph reported.
With major advances in genetics and genomics, nurses need to develop their knowledge and understanding of the topic and know how to integrate this into practice
Adavances in research have created a knowledge revolution, which is helping our understanding of the effect of genetics and genomics on health and disease