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Recent findings suggest nearly 6% of total deaths and 9% of cardiovascular deaths could be due to having non-O blood groups; Massimo Franchini and Giuseppe Lippi discuss possible mechanisms of these associations and the clinical implications.
Individuals with non-O blood groups have an increased rate of all-cause mortality and incident gastric cancer, possibly through the effects on blood biochemistry, supporting the clinical importance of blood group determination in assessing health risks.
ADAR2 modulates miRNA expression and editing in glioblastoma
Pao-Hwa Lin and colleagues review recent evidence for the effect of diet on prostate cancer incidence and progression, concluding that while some findings are inconsistent, consuming a healthy diet is a promising approach for prostate cancer prevention.
TRUP is a method for detecting fusion genes in RNA-seq data from tumor specimens
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