Posts Tagged ' genetics '
April 16, 2013
Should big business be allowed to patent the code of life?
January 24, 2013
Synthetic DNA can store gigabytes of digital information in microscopic spaces.
January 21, 2013
Scientists at Cambridge have observed quadruple-helix DNA in human cells for the first time.
January 8, 2013
A test of DNA in spit could identify children whose asthma won’t respond to the commonest treatment.
November 29, 2012
Researchers are using genetic modification to help wheat farmers protect their yields.
October 25, 2012
Scientists have cracked an IVF DNA-swap technique that lowers risks of childhood genetic diseases.
October 3, 2012
Scientists have genetically modified a cow so it produces ‘low allergy’ milk.
September 6, 2012
What was once thought of as useless ‘junk’ DNA is actually very important to our bodies.
August 23, 2012
Blood taken from heel pricks at birth could tell us a lot about disease, but only with more parents’ consent.
May 31, 2012
Scientists have sequenced the tomato genome, which could lead to better, tastier tomatoes.