News tagged with gene mutation

Coping with genetic predisposition to cancer

Kelly Metcalfe, a professor at the Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, focuses her research on a unique population of women faced with some really tough decisions and helps them reach satisfactory conclusions.

dateSep 29, 2010 in Cancer
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Protein helps fix damaged DNA in yeast

( -- Like a scout that runs ahead to spot signs of damage or danger, a protein in yeast safeguards the yeast cells' genome during replication -- a process vulnerable to errors when DNA is copied -- according to ...

dateJul 30, 2010 in Cell & Microbiology
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