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Air Genome Project to sample air using whole genome shotgun sequencing

Air Genome Project to sample air using whole genome shotgun sequencing

Genome clues to amoebic dysentery

Genome clues to amoebic dysentery

Caution against FDA approval of race-based pharmaceutical

Caution against FDA approval of race-based pharmaceutical

Common epigenetic problem doubles cancer risk

Common epigenetic problem doubles cancer risk

Novel genetic test helps detect mutations that may be missed by conventional DNA test

Novel genetic test helps detect mutations that may be missed by conventional DNA test

The link between intelligence and dementia

The link between intelligence and dementia

New primate-specific gene family that spans about 10% of human chromosome 2

New primate-specific gene family that spans about 10% of human chromosome 2

Findings could lead to new asthma treatment based on individual genetic profiles

Findings could lead to new asthma treatment based on individual genetic profiles

Novel nanotechnology detects human DNA mutations

Novel nanotechnology detects human DNA mutations

New insight into how tumor cells can become resistant to anti-cancer therapy

New insight into how tumor cells can become resistant to anti-cancer therapy

Scientists are a step closer to developing drug targets to treat fungal meningitis

Scientists are a step closer to developing drug targets to treat fungal meningitis

Human Genome Project may have made traditional race-based measurements of human differences obsolete

Human Genome Project may have made traditional race-based measurements of human differences obsolete

Scientists discover that microRNAs regulate thousands of human genes

Scientists discover that microRNAs regulate thousands of human genes

Missing sequence of the human Y chromosome may contain genes controlling stature and tumor development

Missing sequence of the human Y chromosome may contain genes controlling stature and tumor development

Using models to understand malaria

Using models to understand malaria

Key genetic factor determines HIV/AIDS risk

Key genetic factor determines HIV/AIDS risk

Now significantly easier to search long stretches of DNA for genetic changes associated with disease

Now significantly easier to search long stretches of DNA for genetic changes associated with disease

Discovery could lead to a screening test that identifies people who have a higher or lower susceptibility to HIV/AIDS

Discovery could lead to a screening test that identifies people who have a higher or lower susceptibility to HIV/AIDS

Single abnormal cell can duplicate to form cancerous tumors

Single abnormal cell can duplicate to form cancerous tumors

Gene sequencing explains why natural bioremediation 'bug' has big appetite for chlorinated pollutants

Gene sequencing explains why natural bioremediation 'bug' has big appetite for chlorinated pollutants