Environmental Factors Can Override Genet

Environmental Factors Can Override Genetic Ancestry for Gene Expression Linked to Disease
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The environment where people live can have a greater effect on their transcriptomes than their genetic ancestry, and influences disease risk, according to a new study. An Ontario Institute for Cancer Research-led team examined the impact of a range of environmental …

Household recycling ‘at risk’ from Chi

Household recycling ‘at risk’ from China ban
The Canberra Times http://ow.ly/CNlA30iL1rf
Australia’s entire system of “yellow-lid bin” kerbside recycling is at risk from China’s clampdown on imported recyclables, state and Commonwealth officials have been told during crisis talks with the waste industry and local government. Officials have been warned of potentially serious environmental, …