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She is interested in biology and viral disease susceptibility.
It is important to underscore that ethnicity has been shown to exert a significant role in both disease susceptibility and disease expression.
Although both IRAK1 (rs1059702) and SH2B3 (rs3184504) nonsynonymous genetic polymorphisms are statistically not associated with CD, this does not mean that they are not true disease susceptibility loci among Saudi Arabian patients.
This analysis will yield models based on personal genome sequences that can be used to predict disease susceptibility and treatment responsiveness, as well as choose preventive therapies.
Project leader Dr Ian Armstead said it would help map regions known to be important for drought tolerance or disease susceptibility.
Changes or variation in the human microbiome may affect a pathogen's ability to cause disease, and disease susceptibility may depend on host genetic or developmental factors.
Future studies are needed to determine whether vitamin D supplementation alters disease susceptibility or course.
Nutrigenomics, by studying the interactions between genetic variability and nutritional factors, represents a new challenge in order to account for interindividual variations in disease susceptibility.
In 13 of the 15 cases, the patients" physicians ruled out celiac disease because the patient did not respond to a gluten-free diet and did not have an HLA genotype indicative of celiac disease susceptibility.
New to the second edition are chapters on cell death signaling in disease susceptibility and resistance and the role of disease resistance genes in signal perception and emission.
They were mostly unsuccessful in more common heritable diseases where many genes interact to produce disease susceptibility.
The mutation that has been implicated in West Nile disease susceptibility shuts down the production of a protein called chemokine receptor-5 (CCR5).
Mutations in this gene could become the most important cause of disease susceptibility for Parkinson's identified so far.
In 2000, approximately 30% of these plants were removed due to light green color, inconsistent plant height, poor seed yield, or disease susceptibility.
Oxagen's genetics platform has also generated panels of molecular diagnostic markers, which, when linked together with information relating to the genetic pre-disposition to developing a disease, can lead to early detection of disease susceptibility and early treatment to restrict disease progression.