Gene-altered ants show how animal societies work
Even slight changes in DNA can have a large impact on social behavior.
Scientists make a viable semi-synthetic organism
The lifeform holds on to its artificial genetic letters without a hitch.
AI will shape health care plans for US veterans
The government and Flow Health are counting on deep learning to customize treatments.
Stanford develops CRISPR-based therapy for sickle cell disease
They successfully tested the technique on mice.
Genealogy service's DNA test helps you find your roots
MyHeritage has introduced a gene kit that identifies the ethnic and geographic history of your family.
Science exonerates HIV's 'Patient 0'
Genetic reconstruction shows that the virus had been circulating for years in the US before the patient arrived.
23andMe stops work on advanced gene sequencing
The company wants to focus on its existing business.
'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation
Scientists mapped the microscopic creature's genome to discover how they survive harsh climates.
23andMe health study needs 5,000 Nevada volunteers
The comprehensive study will examine health, population, genetic and environmental data.