Stories tagged: Genomics
THURSDAY, DEC. 13, 2012, 8:56 A.M.
Huge DNA code of the Christmas tree being revealed
NEW YORK (AP) — To millions of people, the Christmas tree is a cheerful sight. To scientists who decipher the DNA codes of plants and animals, it’s a monster. We’re …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3, 2012, 1:43 P.M.
Two-day test can spot gene diseases in newborns
WASHINGTON (AP) — Too often, newborns die of genetic diseases before doctors even know what’s to blame. Now scientists have found a way to decode those babies’ DNA in just …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5, 2012, 11:29 A.M.
New DNA encyclopedia shows complex inner workings
NEW YORK (AP) — A colossal international effort has yielded the first comprehensive look at how our DNA works, an encyclopedia of information that will rewrite the textbooks and offer …