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DNA Methylation Predicts Mortality

DNA Methylation Predicts Mortality

Posted on March 23, 2017, 6 a.m. in Genetic Research Longevity New research reveals that an altered methylation status in the genome may indicate that mortality is increased by up to seven times In a recent study from the German Cancer Research...

Being a “Night Owl” is Genetic

Being a “Night Owl” is Genetic

Posted on April 13, 2017, 6 a.m. in Sleep Genetic Research Researchers have determined that a variant of the gene CRY1 slows the circadian clock, impacting the time when you begin to feel tired at night. The typical night owl attributes his preference for a nocturnal...