Bill would regulate ‘biosimilar’ drugs

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. SACRAMENTO — Two of the nation's largest biotech companies — Amgen Inc. of ...

Experts: Patients should have right to control genomic health information

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. May 9, 2013 — Doctors should not have the right or responsibility ...

Biological basis of mental illness challenged

The following is an editorial summary of a longer story. This blog post combines two competing views on the nature ...

Creepy or cool? Portraits derived from DNA in hair and gum found in public places

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. It started with hair. Donning a pair of rubber gloves, Heather Dewey-Hagborg collected ...

Egg genome reprogrammed to match sperm’s with or without a parental genome

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Researchers from Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah ...
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A minimalist genome: Sometimes “junk” DNA really is junk

Whether or not "junk" DNA is actually useful has been a topic of debate. A new paper in Nature examining ...

Study assesses impact of pending landmark US Supreme Court case on gene patents

The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. (Phys.org) —As the U.S. Supreme Court moves ...

Conservative immigration scholar claims genetic component to racial disparities in IQ

The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. Jason Richwine, the coauthor of the conservative ...

Precision StemCell: sellings stem cells and treating people as guinea pigs

The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. When journalists and health researchers write about ...
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What role will genetics play in a biology-based approach to psychiatry?

Calls for a biology-based psychiatry are growing louder, but how will genetics fit into this puzzle? ...

Ensure open access to genetic data to protect innovation

The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. Public investment in the Human Genome Project was expected ...

Engineered mosquitoes stymie malaria’s spread with bacteria

The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. Scientists have engineered mosquitoes to carry a ...

How do identical twins develop different personalities?

The following is an excerpt. Find a link to the full story below. Despite having the same genetic makeup, identical ...

Bioethics: An attack on academic freedom?

The following is an edited excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. Some bioethicists ...

Entire European continent shares ancestry

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. Europeans all shared ...

Ancient DNA found hidden below sea floor

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. In the middle ...

Silk and cellulose can be used in stem cell cartilage repair

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. Over 20 million ...

Male, female – ah, what’s the difference?

The following is an editorial summary. Find a link to the full story below. What distinguishes males and females? The ...

Somatic mutation links port-wine birthmarks, SWS, and melanoma of the eye

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. Researchers have identified ...

Europeans are one big family

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. You can find a link to the full story below. DNA ...

The ‘golden age’ of genetics that wasn’t

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. The media marked ...

“Dorian Gray” gene delays onset of aging

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. American researchers found ...

Genome digest: What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

The following is an editorial summary of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. What can ...

Relax: It’s good for your genes

The following is an excerpt of a longer story. Find a link to the full story below. While it might ...
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Head for numbers? Brain anatomy best predictor of math aptitude

Children who are good at math may literally have a brain for numbers. New research indicates that the physical structure ...
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Charlemagne for everyone! Royal DNA all around

Everyone who lived a thousand years ago who has any descendants today is an ancestor of every European ...

Protein complex mutated in about 20% of all cancers

The following is an excerpt of a longer piece. You can find a link to full story below. Researchers identified ...

Biological secrets of the criminal mind

The following is an excerpt. What is science revealing about the nature of the criminal mind? Adrian Raine, a professor ...