Category: Genetics

December 5, 2020 0

COVID-19: Behind the scenes genetics

By FM

Recently, four drugs being used experimentally for the treatment of COVID-19 have been disapproved by World Health Organization, declaring them to be ineffective.

March 6, 2020 0

Importance of assessing BRCA risk

By FM

Presently there are no specific guidelines for using Next Generation Sequencing for risk assessment, diagnosis or disease management. NGS has evolved as a major game-changer in the treatment of cancers.

February 7, 2020 0

Clinical impact of Population-specific genomic data

By FM

The demographic profile of the South Asian region is complex, with over 5,000 anthropologically defined groups. Figuring out how these groups differ from each other by studying their genetics can truly enable better healthcare.

January 6, 2020 0

T2D: Unclear role of unclassified genes

By FM

Diabetes is a heterogeneous group of metabolic disorders whose associated complications cause significant morbidity and mortality. Precision medicine involves tailoring the treatment to the patient.

November 15, 2019 0

Anatomy of mental disorders

By FM

Mental health was defined by World Health Organization as “a state of well being in which every individual realizes his/her…

August 7, 2019 0

Molecular probe on pathogens

By FM

Modern clinical practices in pathogen detection are shifting from microbiology tests to molecular systems. Increasingly, this shift in molecular diagnostics away from laborious and time- consuming microbial assays is re-writing even gold-standard pathogen detection.

July 4, 2019 0

PAEDIATRIC LEUKAEMIAS

By FM

Paediatric tumours are a broad term used to describe a range of cancer types and non-cancerous tumours found in children