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A Cellular Atlas Of The Human Body
New RNA sequencing techniques are revealing the unknown secrets of our cells
Should You Trust Big Pharma With Your DNA?
Privacy may be a small price to pay for personalized medicine
Humans May Have Fewer Genes Than Worms
How many protein-coding genes does a human have? Far fewer than previously thought.
The Drama Over Project Encode, And Why Big Science And Small Science Are Different
In a novel form of peer review, a biologist has given an colorfully fiery critique of a genome research consortium. Here's why.
Obama Expected To Launch Massive Study Of The Human Brain
President Obama is planning to back an exhaustive study of the human brain that could help researchers gain insight into … Continued
Inside the Mysterious Dark Matter of the Human Genome
When scientists sequenced the human genome a decade ago, it was somewhat like looking at a blueprint in a foreign … Continued
Making the Connections: Reconstructing Biosystems From the Outside In
The human genome was just the start
Algorithms for Searching Among Chinese Characters Could Provide Effective Genome Search Engine
As scientists decode more and more genomes, the tree of life gets pretty complicated. It makes tough work for geneticists … Continued
According to Genomic Pioneers, the Future of Genetics is the Future of Computing
The journal Nature today released a massive retrospective on the tenth anniversary of the Human Genome Project (officially celebrated June … Continued
Genetic Testing: Cheaper, Easier
As the cost of genome sequencing drops, questions about its role in society are becoming more pressing