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Scientists just discovered a strange new DNA shape lurking in human cells
But what does it do?
‘Incredible genes’ can only do so much to counteract an unhealthy lifestyle
Your genes are only part of you.
This “map” could change the way we treat cancer
Researchers plan to use it to develop new drugs.
A heartless sea creature could help us figure out why humans can’t regenerate limbs
Starlet sea anemones are great at rebranding.
Obesity Might Not Have Evolved To Protect Us From Starvation
Scientists think they have found evidence against the ‘Thrifty Gene Hypothesis’
Your DNA Could Make You Resistant To Certain Bacteria
Gene expression could help explain why some people are more immune to infection than others
Antidepressants Extend The Lives Of Roundworms By Flipping Genetic Switches
If the same process happens in humans, it could mean a longer adolescence and a longer lifespan
Editing Human Stem Cell Genes Could Let Patients Grow Their Own Cures
For the first time, scientists using a combination of gene-editing technologies have corrected mutations in a patient’s own induced stem...