A large-scale genome study suggests that Alzheimer’s and an eye disorder called glaucoma share a common disease development pathway.
An unusual version of a gene appears to protect against enteric fever
Doctors can now predict who will react badly to the leprosy drug dapsone, with Asian populations most at risk
Variations in immune genes associated with increased susceptibility to common kidney disease
Variations in three genes can affect the size of the optic disc, a structure in the eye that is larger in individuals with visual dysfunction