Stories tagged: Genomics
Thu., 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 …
Wed., 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 …
Wed., 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 …