November 1, 2012|
From basic research to beneficial therapies
October 24, 2012|
Swapping chromosomes from one human egg to another could eliminate mitochondrial DNA mutations that cause disease.
October 12, 2012|
Keith Campbell, a biologist who was part of the effort to clone Dolly the sheep, has passed away at the age of 58.
October 11, 2012|
A new report lays out the pitfalls of consumer genetics and suggested strategies for safeguarding DNA’s privacy.
October 2, 2012|
Leonard Lerman, who helped elucidate the process from gene to protein, passed away last month at age 87.
October 1, 2012|
Laboratory-raised populations of dung beetles reveal a mother's extragenetic influence on the physiques of her sons.
September 27, 2012|
A new study finds male genes in women’s brains, the first evidence of microchimerism in the human brain.
September 17, 2012|
Mice raised in isolation from their mothers developed cognitive deficits similar to those of babies raised in orphanages where physical contact is infrequent.
September 5, 2012|
A massive project involving hundreds of scientists suggests that very little—if any—of the human genome is truly non-functional.