DNA and Genes
Race and ethnicity are terms that are sometimes used sloppily, almost interchangeably. But race and ethnicity are not the same thing.
Scientists pinpointed several "made-from-scratch" genes that humans developed after splitting off from chimps.
A gene-therapy gel designed to treat the rare genetic condition "butterfly disease" showed success in a late-stage trial.
Researchers have unearthed tiny fragments of DNA in the Arctic that were left by plants, microbes and animals that lived in a previously unknown ecosystem in Greenland.
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The Black Death pushed certain protective genetic variants to become more common in survivors' descendants, DNA from the Middle Ages reveals.
Genetically modified hens can produceâ€ drugs in the whites of their eggs, scientists reported today.
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