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How scientists are tackling the parasite that causes malaria.
We put this slippery myth out with the trash.
Can anyone learn to run a marathon?
How has our taste developed over evolutionary time?
Is our justice system keeping up with advances in forensic science?
If you've got the DNA, you've solved the crime, right? Wrong.
Is it really possible to create a 'photofit' from genetic data?
How can 'big data' help forensic scientists solve crimes?
What can a DNA test tell you about yourself?
Could we store genetic data in a blockchain?
How do we make advances in genomics accessible to all?
A new public consultation reveals cautious optimism about genetic technology.
Genomic technology is exciting, but can we afford it?
How far through the 100,000 genomes project are we?
Or is it risky business?
DNA evidence can free the innocent as well as convicting the guilty
How is DNA evidence used to catch criminals?
Crime scenes are a mess of DNA, making it hard to spot the true criminal.
Zika can still cause damage without showing the obvious signs.
A new breakthrough in DNA reading technology.