Genetics

08 May 2018

How scientists are tackling the parasite that causes malaria.

24 April 2018

We put this slippery myth out with the trash.

24 April 2018

Can anyone learn to run a marathon?

17 April 2018

How has our taste developed over evolutionary time?

14 April 2018

Is our justice system keeping up with advances in forensic science?

14 April 2018

If you've got the DNA, you've solved the crime, right? Wrong.

14 April 2018

Is it really possible to create a 'photofit' from genetic data?

14 April 2018

How can 'big data' help forensic scientists solve crimes?

10 April 2018

What can a DNA test tell you about yourself?

14 March 2018

Could we store genetic data in a blockchain?

14 March 2018

How do we make advances in genomics accessible to all?

14 March 2018

A new public consultation reveals cautious optimism about genetic technology.

14 March 2018

Genomic technology is exciting, but can we afford it?

14 March 2018

How far through the 100,000 genomes project are we?

14 February 2018

DNA evidence can free the innocent as well as convicting the guilty

14 February 2018

How is DNA evidence used to catch criminals?

14 February 2018

Crime scenes are a mess of DNA, making it hard to spot the true criminal.

12 February 2018

Zika can still cause damage without showing the obvious signs.

06 February 2018

A new breakthrough in DNA reading technology.

30 January 2018

What's the science behind how meerkats look after each other?

14 January 2018

Don't throw that placenta in the bin - study it!

14 January 2018

Strange things are going on inside egg cells

14 January 2018

Life, the universe and pluripotent stem cells