Opportunities and Challenges for the NIH — An Interview with ...
As part of writing this book, I anonymously had my own DNA sampled by the three companies that are doing direct-to-consumer marketing of DNA testing, because there is obviously a lot of interest in all that and I was interested, too. The laboratory side of this seems to work pretty well, because they all got the same genotype. They were not consistent, however, in how they interpreted the results, because the field is moving so quickly. I think all the companies probably overrepresented the degree to which we already can predict people’s future risk of illness and underrepresented how much [more...]
Date: 2009-09-16 21:00:06
Shankman & Associates: Radon Testing, The Law and YOU...
This is a short and sweet commentary about the most recent RADON Testing Law. During the last legislative session a law was enacted that requires landlords to have their residential buildings tested for radon no later than 2012, with subsequent testing every ten (10) years thereafter. It is not clear from the statute itself, or from the legislative history, whether the phrase “by 2012” is intended to require that the testing be done prior to the commencement of that year, or prior to the end of that year. See Title 14, Section 6030-D of the Maine Revised Statutes.Home testing kits are not [more...]
Date: 2010-09-28 13:22:00
54 year old Frenchman accused of African baby benefit scam to ...
A 54-year old man in France arrested for making false paternity declarations for 55 babies from African women has agreed to DNA paternity testing to substantiate his claim that he is in fact their father. The Daily Mail reports that the unnamed man, of Senegalese background, is accused of actively participating in a scheme to allow African women to immigrate to France with full benefits due to his paternity. Official investigators believe that due to the scale of the scheme – where 55 women and their children were registered at the man’s two bedroom flat in Paris – his claims of [more...]
Date: 2010-09-09 22:41:25
Detecting Cervical Cancer is More Effective Through A DNA Test
According to a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, it is now more reliable to detect cervical cancer through use of a DNA test than it is to use a Pap smear test.A DNA test can detect the human papillomavious, which is the root that causes cervical cancer, more effectively than the previously used Pap smear.Speaking on “Good Morning America”, medical contributor Dr. Marie Savard explained the difference between the two procedures, and the implications of them to our health. How does a Pap Smear differ to a DNA test? Why is the DNA test more effective than the Pap [more...]
Date: 2009-08-06 12:02:44
2010-11 Coordinator Crystal Eberspacher WELCOME! Thanks for checking us out! We hope you enjoy posts about MOPS activities, friendship, motherhood and life. If you are a returning mom, new to our Friday morning group or just wondering a bit more about MOPS please contact our group via e-mail at: FremontMOPS@gmail.com MOPS Mission Statement: MOPS International exists to encourage, equip, and develop every mother of children ages birth-Kindergarten to realize her potential as a woman, mother and leader in the name of Jesus Christ. Fremont MOPS is Committed to Service: Our 2010 MOPS group is [more...]
Date: 2009-01-03 21:12:00
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Date: 2009-01-29 20:24:42
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Date: 2010-05-05 11:32:03
Genetic Paternity Testing and Associated Services
support enforcement program. One of the duties is to establish paternity, defined in Nebraska law as the legal determination of the fatherhood of the child. Establishing paternity is critical because it makes certain an important [more...]
Date: 2010-04-10 16:01:41