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New tool calculates genetic risk for obesity

By analyzing millions of DNA variations in the human genome, researchers have developed a “polygenic score” for obesity, a quantitative tool that predicts an individual’s inherited risk for becoming overweight. The researchers found that a genetic predisposition to obesity begins to appear in early childhood and is often clearly evident by early adulthood — suggesting… Read More »

Gene-editing tool CRISPR repurposed to develop better antibiotics

A University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher and his collaborators at the University of California, San Francisco have repurposed the gene-editing tool CRISPR to study which genes are targeted by particular antibiotics, providing clues on how to improve existing antibiotics or develop new ones. Resistance to current antibiotics by disease-causing pathogens is a growing problem, one estimated… Read More »

Muscle Roller Stick Sportneer Back Leg Calf Massage Sticks for Atheletes, Massager Tool for Reducing Muscle Soreness, Loosing Tightness and Soothing Cramps

Sportneer’s Muscle Roller Stick is an innovative device used by athletes to segmentally compress and stretch muscles. Great tool for any at home therapy routine!</> MULTI-FUNCTIONAL This massage tool provides deep tissue massage for foot, calves, legs, hamstring, back, glutes, quads, neck, sciatica, back and shoulder. Very efficient for relieving the pain such as shin… Read More »