Genetics

10 October 2017

Why is the NHS collection 100,000 patient genomes?

10 October 2017

Was there anything suspicious found inside a sausage?

10 October 2017

What can old viruses tell us about modern infections?

10 October 2017

Can we extract DNA from ancient samples?

10 October 2017

Can you extract the DNA from a sausage?

10 October 2017

What does DNA look like? Find out for yourself...

08 October 2017

A rich cultural diversity with matching genetic diversity

08 October 2017

School students are busy deciphering the whipworm genome

08 October 2017

Is there more to mammals than fur and milk?

14 September 2017

What are the ethical issues facing human gene editing?

14 September 2017

Could you help unearth hidden antibiotics?

14 September 2017

Would you donate your genome for medical research?

15 August 2017

Goldfish can survive the winter freeze using a genetic trick that allows them to convert lactic acid into alcohol.

14 August 2017

The immune system can be programmed to attack cancer, but it doesn't always work, and doctors work out why.

14 August 2017

Researchers are using DNA as a storage system for digital information.

14 August 2017

Gene therapy is a hot topic, but how do scientists get genes into cells?

14 August 2017

Researchers have edited DNA in human embryos more efficiently than ever before.

14 July 2017

There's a huge release of new genetic data from the UK Biobank

14 July 2017

Finding associations between proteins provides new clues for dementia

14 July 2017

Is dementia risk genetic?

27 June 2017

By looking at the genomes of thousands of babies, scientists have discovered a genetic association with preeclampsia.

14 June 2017

Scientists are turning to genetics to solve one of the most pressing problems affecting UK trees today - infectious...

14 June 2017

Bees are providing exciting genetic information as well as delicious honey.

14 June 2017

Visual artist Andy Lomas is using Unreal - a virtual reality gaming engine - to turn scientific data into 3-...