AI-guided tools precisely identify immune cell driver and protective genetic factor for esophageal cancer

Esophageal adenoma (EAC) is a type of cancer that affects the mucous glands of the lower esophagus -; The tube that connects the throat to the stomach. It is the most common form of esophageal cancer and is often preceded by Barrett’s metaplasia (BE), which is a harmful change in the cells lining the esophagus. … Read more

Researchers join forces to ‘map’ identified differences in more than 25 key heart disease genes

One in 100 people has genetic variations that can cause life-threatening heart disease, including high cholesterol (lipid disorders), heart muscle disease (cardiomyopathy), and abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias). However, the functional impact of most of these cardiovascular genetic variants -; whether it disrupts normal function or is harmless -; unknown. This is about to change. Researchers … Read more