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Autism spectrum disorder: DNA hunt shifts on RNA editing

More than 24 million people worldwide are estimated to have autism. In developed countries, about 1.5% of children have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder as of 2017. The disorder affects communication and behavior, and […]

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Niagen: pre-clinical encouragements for a revolutionary vitamin

Nicotinamide riboside (NR) is a cell-charging vitamin clinically proven to boost NAD, a critical coenzyme as essential to cells as food, water, and oxygen. ChromaDex Corp. reported results of a first-of-a-kind preclinical study on lactation […]

Mutations: not just in overt cancer
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Mutations: not just in overt cancer, the hotspot lights up earlier

  Mutations in healthy tissue are known as somatic mutations. As people age, mutations in their DNA slowly build up.  Because cancer is the result of an accumulation of genetic mutations, understanding how these add up over […]