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How both mother and baby genes affect birth weight

The largest study of its kind, which has used genetic information from Bristol’s Children of the 90s, has led to new insights into the complex relationships surrounding how mothers’ and babies’ genes influence birth weight. The research, published in Nature Genetics, identifies 190 links between our genetic code and birth weight, two-thirds of which are identified… Read More »

Shivaji Jayanti 2019: 8 Facts About The Brave Maratha Emperor Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on His 389th Birth Anniversary

Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti (Photo Credits: Wikimedia Commons) On February 19, 1630, Shivaji Bhonsale, better known as the great Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was born in Shivneri Fort. So every year, Shivaji Jayanti or Shiv Jayanti is celebrated with much enthusiasm in parts of Maharashtra on this day. It is a day of immense pride… Read More »