July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
June 29, 2015|
Researchers identified the last poppy gene product needed to produce morphine in yeast.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
June 23, 2015|
An epigenetic variant of cytosine is stable in the genomes of living mice, suggesting a possible expansion of the DNA alphabet.
June 22, 2015|
Sequencing DNA from ivory may be useful for tracking down elephant poachers.
June 3, 2015|
New research points to key properties of transfer RNA molecules and amino acids that may have supported the origin of life on Earth.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 29, 2015|
Most people who participate in research that involves genetic testing prefer to be told if they have mutations that increase their risk of treatable disease, according to a large survey.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
April 23, 2015|
A twin study suggests that the blood-sucking insects are more attracted to people with certain genes.