My Turn: DIPAC, ADFG produce a 'silver' lining

...stocking. Thanks go to DIPAC and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for the work of identifying a local stock with good genes and ample runs from which to take new brood stock without jeopardizing the stream's population. In the past two years these...
Mindfulness and cancer prevention

...and physical activity, and environmental factors such as chemicals and radiation. She spoke on the basics of cancer, how genes impact it and what a genetic oncology counselor does.Other presentations included in the health forum were "New Advances...
Novel govt. cancer study will test precision medicine

...will have their tumor genes sequenced to see what...match one of the 20 or so gene-targeting drugs check for 143 cancer genes and more than 4,000...less than two weeks. Gene testing and the learned about what genes fuel them, Lowy said...
Regional News
Today in Sports History for Nov. 12 give Allegheny a 4-0 victory.1920 - Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis is hired as baseball's first commissioner.1950 - Gene Roberts of the New York Giants rushes for 218 yards and a touchdown against the Chicago Cardinals.1967 - Travis Williams of...
Weird world of northern dinosaurs coming into focus

...close but they're different," Druckenmiller said. "It's true for fish, dinosaurs and mammals. There's no obvious gene flow between areas."The story of the northern dinosaur is late in arriving because Alaska is late in being explored. But...
Study: Genes drive our coffee habits discover that four of the highlighted genes are associated with metabolism of caffeine...into gear in the morning. But two of the genes linked to coffee consumption appear to...association between coffee habits and two genes, and uncovered similar correlations with...
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Alaska Science Forum: Unusual songbird meets an early snowstorm

...Fairbanks kinglet to flap its way to a milder climate for winter, I realize the bird is maybe too bold a pioneer to pass on its genes. But a good deal of mortality might be a big part of golden-crowned kinglet strategy.The birds lay an unusual amount of...
The private market targets our genes

...MacLean. We share 30 percent of our genes with lettuce. But some genes may hold secrets that cure cancer...race will become the ``eBay for genes.'' They can offer them rush for patents on every gene, whether it has a known use or...
Genes cleaned, starched while you wait organism except Jesse Helms contains genes, which are tiny things that scientists...tiny architect's offices. Inside these genes are molecules made out of a substance called...out with tiny scientific tweezers, the genes that cause certain humans to have certain...
Recent Births

...on Oct. 13, 2015.? A daughter, Aurora Ashley Chilton, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz., was born to Krystal Faith Meachem and Gene William Chilton III of Juneau on Oct. 14, 2015.? A daughter, Peyton Brook Satran, weighing 7 lbs. 14.5 oz., was born...


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