Researchers can track cell development through 'genetic barcodes'
Your humanity could soon be machine-readable.
Mixed-gene French grapes may lead to cheaper, safer wine
Just don't expect top-tier vintages any time soon.
GSK to use 23andMe’s DNA library in drug development
The new partnership gives GSK access to a huge database of DNA information.
Tomorrow's transplant organs could come from human-pig hybrids
Never mind the mice with miniature human brains.
Police are using ancestry sites to track down more cold case suspects
Investigators are using GEDMatch, the site used to find the Golden State Killer.
DNA synthesis breakthrough could lead to faster medical discoveries
It promises more affordable products, too.
California Rep. requests 23andMe to help reunite children with families
It's unclear whether the DNA-testing company will assist.
Gene-edited rice plants could boost the world's food supply
So long as the potential ethical issues are addressed, at least.
Science takes a step toward coding virus-resistant human cells
There are many challenges to making this a reality.