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Global evolutionary map reveals new insights into our last common ancestor

Global evolutionary map reveals new insights into our last common ancestor

BRCA1 gene inhibits estrogen and progesterone

BRCA1 gene inhibits estrogen and progesterone

Genetic risk factor for West Nile virus infection identified

Genetic risk factor for West Nile virus infection identified

Researchers discover how a gene linked to Parkinson’s disease can keep brain cells alive

Researchers discover how a gene linked to Parkinson’s disease can keep brain cells alive

Common gene variation lessens Tamoxifen’s benefit

Common gene variation lessens Tamoxifen’s benefit

Bacterial DNA and IVF contamination risk on New Scientist

Bacterial DNA and IVF contamination risk on New Scientist

Prion protein codon 129 genotype prevalence is altered in primary progressive aphasia

Prion protein codon 129 genotype prevalence is altered in primary progressive aphasia

Why some people do not respond as well as others to statin therapy

Why some people do not respond as well as others to statin therapy

HapMap will give clues to many common diseases

HapMap will give clues to many common diseases

Scientists have identified the gene which explains why eggs fail to produce a zygote

Scientists have identified the gene which explains why eggs fail to produce a zygote

Mechanisms of evolution may be associated with disease

Mechanisms of evolution may be associated with disease

Teens with missing part of a chromosome confirm genetic role in schizophrenia

Teens with missing part of a chromosome confirm genetic role in schizophrenia

Dopamine link to psychiatric and neurological disorders

Dopamine link to psychiatric and neurological disorders

New tool that may prove to be invaluable for investigating the long-term mutagenic effects of chemotherapy and radiation

New tool that may prove to be invaluable for investigating the long-term mutagenic effects of chemotherapy and radiation

Prozac helps learning and memory in people with Huntington's disease

Prozac helps learning and memory in people with Huntington's disease

New information regarding the genetic, cellular and neurological bases of susceptibility to autism and schizophrenia

New information regarding the genetic, cellular and neurological bases of susceptibility to autism and schizophrenia

Common form of thalassaemia can be managed without blood transfusion

Common form of thalassaemia can be managed without blood transfusion

First-of-its-kind test on a microchip array will help diagnose retinitis pigmentosa

First-of-its-kind test on a microchip array will help diagnose retinitis pigmentosa

Animal model of Parkinson's disease reveals striking sensitivity to common environmental toxins

Animal model of Parkinson's disease reveals striking sensitivity to common environmental toxins

British Heart Foundation gene research helped by thousands of brothers and sisters

British Heart Foundation gene research helped by thousands of brothers and sisters