Life Sciences Research & Developmental Consortium ( LRDC ) Blog

images-1 0

Drosophila melanogaster : Queen of Genetics

Sociogenomics, a subdiscipline of genomics, is an integrative approach to behavioral biology that compares genomic data to behavioral phenotype. Of particular interest are differential gene expression of mRNA (transcriptomics) and protein transcription (proteomics) that...

images 0

Polio: A major Cause of Death

Vaccination can protect people from polio. Polio is a disease caused by a virus. It is spread mainly by person-to-person contact. It can also be spread by consuming food or drinks that are contaminated...

Gene Mutation a key role in neurodegeneration 0

Gene Mutation a key role in neurodegeneration

Neurodegenerative disorders including Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s and Parkinson’s are conditions characterized by the progressive loss of structure and function of neurons that eventually lead to the neuron’s death. These conditions involve complex processes and mechanisms...

ap_zika 0

Zika Virus Birth defects

Zika virus causes a serious birth defect called microcephaly — an underdeveloped brain and small head — and is linked other neurological disorders in adults. Roughly 4 in 5 infected people are asymptomatic, but its most common symptoms...

Hello world! 1

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!