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DNA Organization Within Human Retina Cells Revealed

DNA Organization Within Human Retina Cells Revealed

"This is the first detailed integration of retinal regulatory genome topology with genetic variants associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and glaucoma, two leading causes of vision loss and blindness," said the study's lead investigator, Anand Swaroop, Ph.D., senior investigator and chief of the Neurobiology Neurodegeneration and Repair Laboratory at ...

Genetic Variant Linked to Beat Synchronization Revealed

Genetic Variant Linked to Beat Synchronization Revealed

Around 69 genetic variants linked to beat synchronization have been discovered. Beat synchronization is the ability to move in synchrony with the beat of music. An international team of scientists, including the Vanderbilt Genetics Institute and 23andMe, demonstrated that human capacity to move in synchrony with a musical beat (termed ...