Posts tagged "Genetic Disorder"

Polydactyly, A Rare Genetic Disorder

Everyone has five fingers in each hand and toes. But there are many babies born with extra fingers or toes.Have you ever come across some infant or human with more than five fingers? If yes, that person has a rare genetic disorder Polydactyly. Read more…

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Posted by Lincy - 08/02/2013 at 03:42

Categories: Applied Biological Sciences, Biology, Genetic Engg & BioTech   Tags: ,

Obesity, Over Eating and Disorders

Obesity is the well known disease in recent past. Previously this obesity was common in adults who are above 35 years of age, who have BMI more than 30. But from the last 10 years there is a new side of obesity which is obesity in children. Read more…

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Posted by Sravan - 02/02/2013 at 03:26

Categories: Medical, Medical sciences 2, Obesity & Weight Loss Therapy   Tags: ,

Successful Transplantation of Partially-Matched Bone Marrow

Sickle cell anemia is a recessive genetic disorder characterized by mis-shaped and non-functional RBC (Red Blood Cells). In severe cases, this leads to kidney failure, stroke, lung disease and blood clots. The most successful and trusted treatment Read more…

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Posted by Prits - 15/12/2012 at 02:41

Categories: Blood Disorders & Transfusion, Human Anatomy, Medical   Tags: , ,

Breast Cancer in Males

Puberty is a process in which Child body matures into adult which is capable for Sexual reproduction and fertilization. The hormone signal gets initiated from brain to gonads. The response to this process is seen in the form of development in Skin, hair, sex organs, brain, muscles, height and weight etc. Read more…

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Posted by Nikela - 12/12/2012 at 04:59

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Possible Treatments for Progeria: A Rare Genetic Disorder

Have you ever come across a child with aged skin, short stature and low body weight? If yes, probably that child must be suffering from a very rare genetic disorder: Progeria. This disease is also called as Hutchinson–Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS). Read more…

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Posted by Lincy - 23/11/2012 at 04:54

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Stem Cells Checks Novel Therapies

Efficiency of drug therapies against genetic disorders, like Gaucher disease can be ensured by using stem cells as model. Researchers at university of Maryland school of Medicine has reconditioned stem cells to develop into cells which are genetically Read more…

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Posted by Elena - 12/11/2012 at 04:47

Categories: Biology, Cell and Mol Biology, Cell Biology: Research   Tags: , ,