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Researchers identify first known gene transfer between plants and insects

A recent study has described how a whitefly uses a stolen plant gene to elude its host’s defences – representing […]

Genetics Unzipped podcast: A brief history of CRISPR – how we learned to edit the genome

In the latest episode of Genetics Unzipped, presenter Kat Arney takes a look at the history of gene editing, from […]

Genetics Unzipped podcast: Giving nature a helping hand – how humans are shaping species

In the latest episode of Genetics Unzipped, presenter Kat Arney explores the impact that humans have had on the evolutionary […]

Bacterial strains isolated from the International Space Station

Researchers have discovered three bacterial strains aboard the International Space Station that may help create the fuel to allow plants […]

Transmissible cancers

Cancer is widespread in the animal kingdom. It can affect different animals – from fish to mammals – and even […]

Random DNA change reverses rare immunodeficiency

Researchers at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have found three patients with a severe genetic immunodeficiency disorder that have […]

Researchers rebuild a human thymus

Researchers from the Francis Crick Institute and University College London have rebuilt a human thymus using human stem cells and […]

12 Days of Genomics Christmas

Here at Front Line Genomics, we thought we would spread some Christmas cheer with the 12 days of Christmas but […]

Molecular signature of fertilising sperm

Using 3D in situ imaging of the female reproductive tract, researchers have revealed molecular signatures of fertilising sperm in mice. […]

Foodomics: The science of food

The saying ‘you are what you eat’ is the idea that the food you put in your body today impacts […]