Genomesequencing

12.23.14
The UK will decode the genes of 100,000 people to help fight cancer
12.23.14

The UK will decode the genes of 100,000 people to help fight cancer

The UK is about to launch one of the more ambitious attempts at using genetic research to fight ca...

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12.09.14
Google's putting autism genome research in the cloud
12.09.14

Google's putting autism genome research in the cloud

Remember when Google said it'd store your entire genome on its servers? Well, the outfit is puttin...

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08.15.14
​One Codex wants to make searching DNA as easy as using Google
08.15.14

​One Codex wants to make searching DNA as easy as using Google

Once upon a time, sequencing your genome was a prohibitively expensive proposition -- mapping out...

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02.20.12
MinION USB stick decodes DNA in a matter of seconds
02.20.12

MinION USB stick decodes DNA in a matter of seconds

If you happen to be "special," then this $900 USB device is just about the worst thing ever. The ap...

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10.08.09
IBM's ultra-cheap DNA Transistor dream could lead to personalized medicines, confusion
10.08.09

IBM's ultra-cheap DNA Transistor dream could lead to personalized medicines, confusion

Are you ready to get your nerd on? No, seriously -- are your rimmed glasses and pressed slacks at th...

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