13 April 2017

Should I sequence my genes?

If you had a crystal ball that told you your future, would you look? Many of us are doing the next best thing: genetic tests. By examining your DNA...

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14 April 2017

We might joke about the battle of the sexes, but it turns out that this is actually...

11 April 2017

We speak to scientists turning embryonic cells into nerve cells to treat Parkinson's...

10 April 2017

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04 April 2017

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28 March 2017

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