News tagged with down syndrome

Related topics:

Clues to chromosome crossovers

Neil Hunter's laboratory in the UC Davis College of Biological Sciences has placed another piece in the puzzle of how sexual reproduction shuffles genes while making sure sperm and eggs get the right number ...

dateFeb 13, 2013 in Cell & Microbiology
shares0 comments 2

3 Google execs convicted of privacy violations

(AP) -- Three Google executives were convicted of privacy violations Wednesday in Italy because bullies posted a video online of an autistic boy being abused - a case closely watched due to its implications for Internet ...

dateFeb 24, 2010 in Internet
shares0 comments 2

The medicalization of life

Here's a question that's not being asked in the health-care debate: How much medical care do we want in our lives? It's something we should be discussing.

dateMar 16, 2010 in Health
shares0 comments 5

Could prenatal DNA testing open Pandora's box?

(AP) -- Imagine being pregnant and taking a simple blood test that lays bare the DNA of your fetus. And suppose that DNA could reveal not only medical conditions like Down syndrome, but also things like eye ...

dateJun 13, 2011 in Genetics
shares0 comments 1