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07.02.15
DNA sequencing shows how woolly mammoths got that way
07.02.15

DNA sequencing shows how woolly mammoths got that way

In what is being called the "most comprehensive" study of its kind, a team from the University of...

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05.24.15
Human gene sequencing gets an official yardstick
05.24.15

Human gene sequencing gets an official yardstick

Gene sequencing, once a rare feat, is pretty common these days... but how do you know that your DN...

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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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11.07.14
Google Genomics can store your entire genome online for a mere $25 a year
11.07.14

Google Genomics can store your entire genome online for a mere $25 a year

Google's been working on its latest project for about a year and a half ago: it's service that wil...

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09.03.12
Max Planck Institute sequences genome of Siberian girl from 80,000 years ago, smashes DNA barriers
09.03.12

Max Planck Institute sequences genome of Siberian girl from 80,000 years ago, smashes DNA barriers

We've known little of the genetic sequences of our precursors, despite having found many examples...

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08.19.12
Harvard stores 704TB in a gram of DNA, may have us shopping for organically-grown storage (video)
08.19.12

Harvard stores 704TB in a gram of DNA, may have us shopping for organically-grown storage (video)

Early research has had DNA making circuits and little factories. We haven't really seen DNA used a...

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