• The real-life werewolf: 13-year-old boy's rare condition has left his face covered in HAIR

    5 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Lalit Patidar, from Ratlam in central India, was born with a condition called hypertrichosis which causes excessive hair growth on his face - the disorder is also known as 'werewolf syndrome'.
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  • NIH scientists zero in on genes associated with AMD

    NIH scientists zero in on genes associated with AMD

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    National Eye Institute scientists led a collaborative study and zeroed in on genes associated with age-related macular degeneration, a leading cause of vision loss and blindness among people age 65 and older.
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  • A Gene Linked to Colorectal Cancer Could also Cause Breast Cancer

    A Gene Linked to Colorectal Cancer Could also Cause Breast Cancer

    5 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Rare mutations in the NTHL1 gene, previously associated with colorectal cancer, also cause breast cancer and other types of cancer.
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