Biomedical engineer Kyle Quinn fends off a frenzied Internet mob after being wrongly identified as a Charlottesville protester.
April 20, 2017|
March for Science edition
Daily News Roundup
April 10, 2017|
Scientists identify a mutation in the CRY1 gene in people with abnormal sleeping patterns.
April 7, 2017|
23andMe customers can now receive information about genetic risk for diseases including Parkinson’s and celiac.
April 4, 2017|
Childhood cancer survivors with mutations in certain cancer-risk genes have a higher risk of developing additional neoplasms later in life, according to research presented at the American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting.
April 3, 2017|
At the annual American Association for Cancer Research meeting, researchers discuss the importance of understanding the epigenetic contributors to cancer progression and treatment response.
March 30, 2017|
Obama administration’s science advisers stick together; “allies confident” NIH Director Francis Collins can dissuade Congress from approving drastic budget cuts; how Brexit may affect scientists
March 27, 2017|
Scientists use a new technique to piece together the mosquito’s full genome.
March 16, 2017|
The NIH could see its budget slashed by $5.8 billion (approximately 19 percent), while the EPA could see a $2.6 billion budget cut (around 31 percent).
March 13, 2017|
HR 1313 could circumvent protections offered by the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, enabling employers to incentivize employee sharing of genetic and other medical information.
March 3, 2017|
Representatives follow the lead of senators in drafting a bill that would encourage federal scientists to share data.