Tag Archive: lifespan

Oct 3 2017

What Are Transcription Errors’ Role in Aging and Disease?

The human genome provides a precise, biological blueprint of life. To implement this blueprint correctly, the genome must be read with great precision, but it’s impossible for this process to be completely error-free. Mistakes during transcription — random errors in how DNA sequences are copied for a gene to be expressed — can happen any time in any number of ways.

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Sep 26 2017

Bringing it All Together: Organization Skills for Upper Elementary Students

Summer vacation is over, and the kids have strapped on their backpacks and headed back to school for what parents and teachers hope will be a fruitful year.

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Feb 19 2013

Study Finds Link Between Genes and Lifespan

lifespanSeveral gene variants can influence a person’s potential lifespan by either raising the probability of developing a disease or by providing protection from disease, according to new research from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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