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Scientists identify which genes are active in muscles of men, women

If you want your doctor to know what goes wrong with your muscles because of age, disease or injury, it's a good idea to know what 'normal' actually is. That's where a new research report comes in, authors explain.

Janeane Garofalo: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Janeane Garofalo's looks are stand up!Here's a 31-year-old version of the "Saturday Night Live" star at an awards party in Los Angeles back in 1995 ((left) and 19 years later... the comedic powerhouse --  who turns 50-years-old this weekend --…

Your Genes Determine Whether Alcohol Tastes Good

Whether or not you like the taste of alcohol may be in your genes, new research suggests. In the study, people with one version of a bitterness taste receptor gene said they found an alcoholic drink to be less bitter-tasting than those with a different version of the gene, according to the findings published today (Sept. Show More Summary

Bill Maher Mocks Sarah Palin's Mom Genes

It's always good to write a post about someone mocking Sarah Palin, but when that someone is Bill Maher, it's even better. When it comes to Palin, Maher is the master of snark. TPM: "Now that it has been confirmed that the entire Palin...Show More Summary

Bill Murray: Good Genes or Good Docs

Bill Murray's face is stuck in it's own "Groundhog Day." Here's a 35-year-old version of the "Saturday Night Live" funny man looking sharp in Los Angeles back in 1985 (left) and 29 years later... the comedy icon -- who turns 64-years-old this…

MUNSTER: iPhone 6 Plus Demand Greater Than Expected, And Customers Are Paying More For Storage (AAPL)

Potential good news for Apple: A new report from Piper Jaffray's senior analyst Gene Munster on Saturday suggests more people lined up for the iPhone 6 Plus on launch day than expected, and customers opted to spend more for the higher storage options, too. Show More Summary

Yahoo Is Not Having A Good Day

One look at YHOO stock and one wonders just what is the creative way that the market, if not Gene Munster of course with his upgrade last night from $4 to $48, believes Marissa Mayer will create several billion in value. Negative value that is. Show More Summary

Tyler Perry: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Tyler Perry presents a Tyler Perry production of Tyler Perry!Here's a 36-year-old version of the "Madea" actor at a movie premiere in Los Angeles back in 2005 (left) and nine years later -- a perfectly trimmed version of the movie mogul -- who…

Full of Fiber and Gluten-Free: The 140-Calorie Muffins That Miranda Kerr Loves

3 weeks agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Don't just dismiss supermodel Miranda Kerr's stunning looks on her good genes. Besides a healthy fitness routine, Miranda sticks to a healthy, organic diet. A peek into her home might reveal a plate of these apple-banana muffins. Not only are they made without any refined sugars, but they're also dense and full of fiber, which means a little goes a long way!

Australia: Myriad Gene Patents Look Good

Guest post by Ben McEniery.  McEniery is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the Queensland University of Technology and a Barrister who specialises in Intellectual Property Law matters. On Friday the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia in D’Arcy v Myriad Genetics Inc [2014] FCAFC 115 upheld the validity of Myriad Genetics’ Australian BRCA1 gene patent […]

Elvis Costello: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Elvis Costello's face is rockin'!Here's a 24-year-old version of the new wave icon jamming with his band "The Attractions" back in 1978 (left) and 36 years later -- the now 60-year-old legend still performing his hits earlier this summer in the…

3 Ways to Improve Your Health and Lifespan Through Work

              As seen on SmartBlog on Leadership Happiness is good, right? Researchers led by Stephen Cole at U.C.L.A recently made a stunning discovery. They studied the gene expression profiles of people who experienced happiness from seeking pleasure and those who experienced happiness from seeking meaningful purpose in life. While [...]Show More Summary

Yes, America's F1 Team Will Have A Ferrari Engine

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The last couple years have been good for America in Formula One. First we got a race again at one of the best tracks in the world, and now, NASCAR owner Gene Haas is putting a team together. And that team will have Ferrari power, according to the folks in Maranello themselves. Read more...

Richard Gere: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Richard Gere has the looks of an officer and a gentleman. ?Here's a 39-year-old version of the "Pretty Woman" actor leaving a show in New York City back in 1988 (left) and 26 years later -- the soon to be 65-year-old father of one a...

Go Bananas! Franken-Bananas May Help Prevent Blindness

Who’s afraid of the big, bad…banana? Apparently plenty of people. They’re concerned that “franken-bananas,” or those that have undergone gene manipulation may do more harm than good. reported that scientists have unlocked a way to modify bananas so that they contain much more Vitamin A. Bananas with this modification could help many malnourished people, [...]

How Lizard Tails Could Help Scientists Study Human Limb Regeneration

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Prosthetic technology is getting insanely good. But what if we just didn't need it any more? What if we could simply program our genes to regrow human limbs as easily as lizards regrow lost tails? Well, scientists are getting closer to that fantastic future. Read more...

Youngest Human Barbie is 16, Has Good Genes and 'Big Breasts'

The newest human barbie to emerge from the internet's shiny pink box is 16-year-old Lolita Richi (real name? no), a Ukranian teenager who says she's never had surgery and doesn't use photoshop. Oh, and she's never even heard of Valeria Lukyanova. Shots fired. (Also, she really does look like Barbie!) Read more...

Heather Graham: Good Genes or Good Docs?!

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Heather Graham is a timeless beauty!Here's the then 18-year-old "License To Drive" actress at a Los Angeles movie premiere back in 1988 (left) and 26 years later -- the now 44-year-old  "Hangover" hottie outside of a theater in New York City…

Rocker Gene Simmons Tells Immigrant to Learn Some English and Assimilate

Good advice: immons gave some harsh advice to immigrants in a Huffington Post interview this week, crushing the left’s politically-correct narrative that everyone can just come to America, keep their own language, keep their own culture,...Show More Summary

Molybdenum Disulfide Sheets Help Realize Nanopore DNA Sequencing (VIDEO)

2 months agoIndustries / Medical : medGadget

While new techniques have lowered the cost and sped up the process of DNA sequencing over the last few decades, there’s still a good ways to go until every patient will be able to have their genes scanned for disease sequences. One promising...Show More Summary

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