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In light of new research, we explore the role genes and their products can play in the onset of Parkinson’s disease
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We look beyond the genome to find out how RNA can impact on the presentation of psychiatric conditions
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New genomic research could shed light on the cause of two life-limiting neurodegenerative conditions and provide targets for potential therapies and treatments
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Gene-silencing technique works without altering the person’s DNA, and prevents harmful proteins from being made in their cells
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Dementia is a major healthcare issue in ageing western societies. What do we know about the biological basis of memory that could combat this?
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Recent research reveals potential dawn of personalised medicine for neurological disorders might be more than just 'gut feeling'
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The genetics behind MS are poorly understood, but a new discovery by Canadian researchers could shed light on the disease
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New research sheds light on a group of genes that could play a key role in two major diseases: stroke and dementia
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Recent research provides substantial and surprising evidence of the genetic effect on mental health
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Could advances in genomics help neuroscientists reveal more about the power of the human brain?
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Will genomic therapy be the key to treating one of the UK's most devastating degenerative diseases?
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Information for neurology, clinical genetics and gastroenterology has been added to our collection of resources for specialists