Epigenetics Explains Autoimmune Disease In Twins

In identical twins, epigenetics has a role to play in determining susceptibility to autoimmune disease, according to a study by Japanese researchers.

Gene Variants That Increase Chance Of Non-Identical Twins Identified

Researchers have identified two DNA variants that raise a mother’s chance of giving birth to non-identical twins to 29 percent.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Bruno Reversade

Dr. Bruno Reversade's research has taken him to Jordan, India and Singapore where he hunts down the genes behind rare diseases.

Twins Talk Less At Two

An Australian study shows that twins at age two have twice the rate of late language emergence compared to single-born children, a figure that is worse for identical twins than non-identical twins.