Latest news

ACE2: Genetic clues to COVID-19 infections and treatment

Scientists identify a possible link between genetic variations in the ACE-2 receptor used by coronaviruses to enter cells and...

Would a DNA vaccine be able to stand ground against COVID-19?

With so many countries under lockdown, researchers from around the world are racing against time to develop a vaccine...

CRISPR goes mainstream: gene therapy to cure hereditary blindness in patients

In a first of it’s kind trial, scientists deliver CRISPR-Cas9 gene therapy directly into the eye of a patient...

Hunting for DNA stories at natural history museums

Researchers use a new methods to extract DNA from preserved samples, opening the door to exploring the DNA of...

Healthy aging using the power of DNA

Researchers publish a reference DNA database for healthy older Australians in an attempt to establish a baseline for healthy...

Genetic testing for diagnosing rare diseases: are we there yet?

With the advances made in next-generation sequencing technologies personalized medicine, caring for patients based on a genetic understanding of...

From genealogy to behavior: Y-DNA insights into the social conduct of our ancestors

Study exploring the idea of biological fatherhood in historical Europe reveals that 1 to 2% of children in each...

A guide to genetic genealogy

With an estimate of 26 million people having taken a DNA ancestry test, genetic genealogy has really taken off...

Entering a new-era of gene-editing 

Just over a year ago, the He Jiankui stunned...

Going beyond single gene mutations

Scientists make a DNA breakthrough by using multi-gene test...

Attaining Closure

DNA tests to confirm the identity of US soldiers, who were casualties of the Korean War. Fifty-five boxes with remains...

Curing Alzheimer’s

The latest experimental drug BAN2401 likely won’t be the next miracle Alzheimer’s drug. When Biogen and Eisai presented the...

Mourning the Romanovs

It’s been 100 years since the Bolsheviks executed Tsar Nicholas II and his entire family. Will the Russian Orthodox...

ACE2: Genetic clues to COVID-19 infections and treatment

Scientists identify a possible link between genetic variations in...

Would a DNA vaccine be able to stand ground against COVID-19?

With so many countries under lockdown, researchers from around...

Featured

Most popular life news you must read today

ACE2: Genetic clues to COVID-19 infections and treatment

Scientists identify a possible link between genetic variations in...

For the Love of Milk – Why Humans Gained Lactase Persistence

Growing up, milk and butter were staples. In college,...

Mystery & Myths

Mourning the Romanovs

It’s been 100 years since the Bolsheviks executed Tsar Nicholas II and his entire family. Will the Russian Orthodox...

King Richard III – Innocent until proven guilty

Why new DNA evidence won’t prove King Richard III was guilty of murdering the ‘Princes in the Tower.’ Richard III...

Finding “Nessie” With DNA

Will scientists find a “biological explanation” for the Loch Ness Monster by looking at DNA samples from the Scottish...

Solving the Mystery Surrounding the Death of Marie Antoinette’s Young Son

The French Revolution marked the end of the monarchy when King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette were found...

Was the Controversial King Richard III a Legitimate King?

Richard III was the King of England from July 6, 1483 until his death in 1485 at 32 years...

Was Jesse James Really Murdered by his own Gang?

Jesse James was a famous guerrilla during the American Civil War, involved in many atrocities and murders. Jesse and...

Health & Diseases

ACE2: Genetic clues to COVID-19 infections and treatment

Scientists identify a possible link between genetic variations in the ACE-2 receptor used by...

Would a DNA vaccine be able to stand ground against COVID-19?

With so many countries under lockdown, researchers from around the world are racing against...

Healthy aging using the power of DNA

Researchers publish a reference DNA database for healthy older Australians in an attempt to...

Genetic testing for diagnosing rare diseases: are we there yet?

With the advances made in next-generation sequencing technologies personalized medicine, caring for patients based...

Mystery & Myths

Mourning the Romanovs

It’s been 100 years since the Bolsheviks executed Tsar...

Would a DNA vaccine be able to stand ground against COVID-19?

With so many countries under lockdown, researchers from around...

Hunting for DNA stories at natural history museums

Researchers use a new methods to extract DNA from...

Healthy aging using the power of DNA

Researchers publish a reference DNA database for healthy older...

Humans in History

Hunting for DNA stories at natural history museums

Researchers use a new methods to extract DNA from preserved samples, opening the door...

Y marks the spot: a genetic explanation to why you have more brothers than sisters (or vice versa)

Have you every wondered why some families have more boys than girls or why...

The Habsburg Jaw and the Genetics Behind Inbreeding

New study links the famous “Habsburg Jaw” to inbreeding, further confirming the idea that...

A guide to genetic genealogy

With an estimate of 26 million people having taken a DNA ancestry test, genetic...

Featured

ACE2: Genetic clues to COVID-19 infections and treatment

Scientists identify a possible link between genetic variations in the ACE-2 receptor used by...

Would a DNA vaccine be able to stand ground against COVID-19?

With so many countries under lockdown, researchers from around the world are racing against...

CRISPR goes mainstream: gene therapy to cure hereditary blindness in patients

In a first of it’s kind trial, scientists deliver CRISPR-Cas9 gene therapy directly into...

Hunting for DNA stories at natural history museums

Researchers use a new methods to extract DNA from preserved samples, opening the door...

Other News
Latest development

ACE2: Genetic clues to COVID-19 infections and treatment

Scientists identify a possible link between genetic variations in...

Would a DNA vaccine be able to stand ground against COVID-19?

With so many countries under lockdown, researchers from around...