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Conclusion that teachers are less important than biology sparks outrage, as researchers call for national curriculum to be abandoned in favour of personalised lesson plans
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.
J. Craig Venter says the next revolution in genetics will come from synthetic biology, as we learn to design and 'print' organisms with computers
A local official said an agreement of pay was reached with "mutual satisfaction"
Tests have established a direct link between the Duke of Cambridge and a woman believed to have been at least half Indian
Mitochondrial replacement could help families at risk of a certain class of genetic disorders
How dare we subject what little we have left of Britain's utopian vision to the same complaint culture that we would a day-trip that didn’t live up to our expectations?
Company 'decided to withhold its trade secrets'
Pharmaceutical giant withdraws existing treatment to boost profits
As many as 13,000 patients across the US had steroid injections that may have been contaminated by a fungus linked to a rare form of meningitis that has killed eight people, federal officials said yesterday.
If you're starting university soon - or going back, but worryingly absent-minded - have a good think and read through this checklist to make sure you pack what you absolutely need
Brendan Rodgers, the Liverpool manager, has backed his midfielder Lucas to make a speedy recovery from his latest injury setback.
A care assistant was jailed today after she was caught on a hidden camera hitting and abusing a vulnerable 89-year-old woman in her care.
We hear he's big in France...
Family called for investigation after traces of poison found on his clothes