Latest genetics Stories
Improved Version Of CRISPR Gene Editing Tool Eliminates Errors
Light-Based Brain Treatments May Soon Be Used On Humans
Why Some Cats Look Like They Are Wearing Tuxedos
Genetically Modified Limes Are Purpler and More Healthful
Newest Ant Species is Has Oldest Ancestors
Hunting for Ancestors? Look No Further Than Your Genes
Protein Compass Might Explain How Animals Detect Magnetic Fields
How the Human Got His Thumbs
Mice Can Detect Alzheimer’s By Smell
First African, Asian, and Woman Get Full Genome Map
You Could Soon Use CRISPR To Biohack In Your Own Home
FYI: What Makes Hair Curly?
Breakthrough Prize Honors Scientists Working on Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Neutrinos, And More
A Cure for AIDS
Discovery of a “Transsexual Gene” Raises More Questions Than Answers
Brain Scans Could Identify Depression Before Symptoms Emerge
Dude, Where’s My Flying Car (and Jetpack and Armies of Robots)?
How Genetics Is Perfecting The Christmas Tree
Scientists Discover Genetic, Biologic Cause Of Schizophrenia
Baby, We Were Born Not to Run
Are People Getting Dumber? One Geneticist Thinks So
A Genetic Switch Could Turn Obesity On Or Off
Glowing skin might start in your genes
Scientists just created healthy mice with same-sex parents
Not A Morning Person? Blame It On Your Genes
Rare Allergy To Vibrations Caused By Genetic Mutation
Gene-edited cows could make meat more sustainable. But would people eat it?
CRISPR Variation Won’t Introduce New DNA To Plants
23andMe Discloses Police Requests For Customers’ DNA
Keep Calm And Share Your DNA, Says Google Ventures CEO
23andMe Gets FDA Approval For Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Tests
Podcast: What Will Disease Look Like In The Future?
Why Does War Breed More Boys?
The West’s First Gene Therapy Goes On Sale Mid-2013
Evidence Suggests Genes Are Indeed Selfish
Could Having Your DNA Tested Land You In Court?
Octopuses trip on ecstasy the same way we do
Oddly Shaped DNA Structures Found In Human Cells
Found: A Gene That Prevents Elephants From Getting Cancer
Femme Fatale Hormone
New Gene Therapy Braces T Cells Against HIV
With Gene Editing, Pigs Could Be The Perfect Organ Donor
Nobel Prize In Chemistry Goes To 3 Scientists Who Uncovered DNA Repair
Here’s How Virtual Reality Could Help Doctors Treat Cancer
Genetic Tests Don’t Help Treat Mental Illness
Operation: Dark Wolf
This Test Can Detect Any Virus That Infects Humans
The Genes Behind Your Weird Hair
Your Full Genome Can Be Sequenced and Analyzed For Just $1,000
We Can Now Sequence A Whole Human Genome In 26 Hours
There’s No Guarantee That Genetic Tests Are Accurate
New, Alternative CRISPR Enzyme Could Make Genetic Edits More Precise
Using Nanotech to Shut Down Troublesome Genes
Learnin’ Bout the Birds and the Tyrannosaurs
A Genetic Mutation Could Save You From A Heart Attack
FDA Cracks Down On Pathway Genomics’ Cancer Blood Test
Shelters often mislabel dog breeds. But should we be labeling them at all?
Genetic Testing: Cheaper, Easier
Gut bacteria might flip the effects of a common cancer-causing mutation in an unexpected way
After Pregnancy, Many Women Have Bits Of Male DNA In Their Brains
‘Zombie genes’ could be why so few elephants die of cancer
British Scientists Want Permission To Genetically Edit Viable Human Embryos
Bananas: your cousin, maybe?