Asthma Genetic Risk Research Could Lead to Future Test, Duke University Study

Published: Jun 28, 2013

Get the latest biotech news where you want it. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today!

Research into the genetic risks for asthma could lead to a test which predicts which children will never grow out of it, says a study in The Lancet. Scientists found that those at higher genetic risk of asthma were 36% more likely to develop serious, life-long asthma than those with lower risk.

Hey, check out all the engineering jobs. Post your resume today!

Back to news