The latest genetics news and breakthroughs from the DNA world. Join us to take a look inside your genes...

14 September 2012

We've all heard of the genetic code - the letters that spell out the instructions in our DNA. But that's not...

14 August 2012

It's now over a decade since the human genome was first sequenced, costing over a billion pounds and taking 13...

14 July 2012

Every biology student is familiar with DNA - the ladder-like blueprint of life built on a backbone of the sugar...

14 June 2012

Complex, mysterious and currently incurable - the challenge for researchers working on neurodegenerative diseases is...

14 May 2012

This month we're taking a look at the world of top models - not the kind that won't get out of bed for less...

14 April 2012

This month we're taking a trip into the world of developmental genetics, finding out how an animal grows from one...

14 March 2012

From whole populations to individual cancers, we're taking a look at genes and evolution. We're also talking...