Experts say the ground-breaking discovery could pave way for routine use of stem cells in medicine
DNA analysis of the man’s tooth has also disclosed that he had the dark-skinned genes of an African
A wide variety of DNA mutations which differ from one person to another might play a decisive role in triggering schizophrenia according to two of the largest studies to date into the complex genetics of the mental disorder.
Sleep researchers found that disruption to natural body clock has ‘severe’ impact on finely-tuned DNA
People with the gene variant are less able to recognise faces
New treatment uses body’s own immune defences to seek out and destroy tumour cells wherever they appear
The toe holds the clues to the truth about interbreeding between Neanderthals and other human sub-species
26-year-old had been hoping to win an internship with Channel 4
Sexually frustrated fruit flies die earlier, new research suggests.
Humans with similar variations in the same gene could also have increased risk of the disease
DNA indicates that group of Siberians must have played a key role
Dr Sanger was 'one of the most important scientists of the 20th century'
Scientists are calling for a wider public debate on a new development in genetics that could allow the simple and accurate manipulation of the human genome, as revealed yesterday by The Independent.
Hopes rise for new drugs and treatments to speed healing process for the elderly
Dominic Cummings report claims as much as 70 per cent of a child’s performance is genetically derived
J. Craig Venter says the next revolution in genetics will come from synthetic biology, as we learn to design and 'print' organisms with computers