Genetic Testing May Benefit Older Women with Breast Cancer

About 1 in 40 postmenopausal women diagnosed with breast cancer before age 65 have cancer-associated mutations in their BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes, according to a Stanford-led study of more than 4,500 participants in the long-running ....

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Cardiovascular Disease Linked to a New Diet-Associated Gut-Microbe Metabolite

Cleveland Clinic researchers have identified a gut microbe generated byproduct - phenylacetylglutamine (PAG) - that is linked to development of cardiovascular disease, including heart attack, stroke and death. The study was published in Cell. Phenylalanine ....

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The Reliability of Common Autistic Personality Test Being Questioned

Psychologists at the University of Bath, King's College London, and Cardiff University have found that a common test used by doctors and researchers to measure autistic personality traits lacks reliability and might not be capturing ....

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