Latest genetic risk News

Alzheimer’s risk higher if your mother had cognitive problems
Recipients of CIMED project grants and clinical research months 2025-2027
First-of-its-kind test can predict dementia up to nine years before diagnosis
Research Excellence: A new paradigm for how APOE genotype affects brain lipid homeostasis and dementia risk
NHMRC Funding Aims To Improve Patient Outcomes
Omega-6 fatty acids could cut risk of bipolar disorder
Should You Wear Sunscreen All Year Round?
Risk prediction using our genes and gut bacteria can improve early detection of diseases like type 2 diabetes
New laws to support the health and wellbeing of donor-conceived Canberrans
Hearing Aid Could Extend Your Brain Function By Years
New Discovery Could Lead to Better Treatment for Severe Psoriatic Arthritis
Largest study on genetic risk for type 2 diabetes published
AMA submission calls for total ban on adverse genetic test results by life insurers
Genetic discrimination in life insurance must end
Fatigue? Unexplained weight gain and dry skin? Could it be Hashimoto’s disease?
New legislation to better support donor-conceived Canberrans
Life insurers can charge more or decline cover based on your genetic test results – new laws must change this
Improving deep sleep may prevent dementia, study finds
Genetics links endometriosis and IBS
$13.9 million for heart research in Australia
Insomnia and mental disorders are linked. But exactly how is still a mystery
Potential genetic screening for aggressive melanoma
Genetic Risk for High Blood Pressure Associated with Poorer Cognitive Function
The Viking disease can be due to gene variants inherited from Neanderthals
Can exercise help counteract genetic risk of disease?
Pinpointing the cause of a mysterious heart disease affecting women
Preventing Dementia Free Online Course
Genetic study of endometriosis reveals clues to better treatment
Call for Manchester volunteers in dementia/Alzheimer’s pollution link study
Genetic links between migraine and blood sugar levels confirmed
Speech to Ovarian Cancer Foundation’s Teal Ribbon Breakfast
Many genes linked to alcohol and tobacco use are shared among diverse ancestries
Workplace dust and fumes may increase risk of rheumatoid arthritis
Australian public strongly supports DNA screening for risk of medically actionable conditions: study
Inflammation förstärker effekten av genetisk riskvariant vid schizofreni
Inflammation amplifies effect of genetic risk variants for schizophrenia
Stem cell-based genomic study yields insights on viral infection
Know your family history to help prevent heart attack, tennis ace urges
HKUST Identifies New Strategy for Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment
Broadly diverse genomes study reveals new susceptibility genetic variants for lung cancer
Broadly diverse genomes reveals new susceptibility genetic variants for lung cancer
Eat Well To Boost Sperm
Pneumonia risk signals potential for precision medicine
Treatment for commonest form of blindness moves step closer
HKUST Pushes Forward Research on Early Diagnostics and Gene Therapy for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Evidence of brain changes in those at risk of bipolar disorder captured with MRI scans
Brain scans show weakened neural connections in kids at risk of bipolar disorder
Study finds genetic link between melanoma and autoimmune conditions