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Jul 18, 2017
Twin sisters from Northern Ireland are turning to stone, suffer from one-in-two million genetic conditionTwenty-six-year-old twin sisters Zoe Buxton and Lucy Fretwell from Northern Ireland are suffering from an extremely rare genetic condition called Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) that is slowly turning them to stone
Feb 28, 2017
SC rejects pregnant woman's plea to terminate foetus afflicted with Down syndromeRelying on a medical board's report, the Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a woman's plea seeking termination of her foetus fearing genetic disorder.
Nov 01, 2016
Artificial breeding for dog shows is ultimate cruelty to canines, it's time we stopMan's obsession to create perfect dogs through artificial breeding has altered not only their size and structure, self-defence systems as well, making dogs vulnerable to diseases, writes Maneka Gandhi
May 05, 2016
Fifteen-year-old Nihal Bitla, face of progeria campaign in India, diesA 15-year-old boy, who was suffering from Progeria and had become the face of a campaign against the rare genetic disorder in the country, has died.
Feb 28, 2015
Lower back pain and depression may be genetic, finds new studyThe commonly found association between low back pain and depression may actually be due to certain genetic factors, suggests a large new study of twins.