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Gene-editing: A Controversial Legacy

The field of genetics is a relatively young science, beginning with Gregor Mendel’s studies on the inheritance of traits in […]

Genomics week in brief: Week ending 11th March

Check out the latest Genomics Week in Brief – full of intriguing news and research from the genomics space! Top […]

RNA-sequencing of amniotic fluid cells for prenatal diagnosis of rare disorders

A team of researchers from Hong Kong have developed a proof-of-concept RNA-sequencing approach to analyse amniotic fluid to diagnose rare […]

Muscle growth boosted with new protein fragment

Researchers have investigated a potential new way to boost muscle growth and regeneration. The study, published in the Computational and […]

Social behaviours influenced by genetic and environmental factors

A team of researchers from the University of Utah have discovered that inhibition of the enzyme topoisomerase IIα (Top2a) during […]

Some male-derived cancers inactive the X chromosome

Another layer of complexity has been added to the process of oncogenesis – a normally female-specific developmental process, called X […]

Exceptional cancer case offers new hope for diagnosis and treatment

Researchers at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO) have described the exceptional case of a 36-year-old woman who has […]

TET protein genes linked to cancer growth

Researchers at the La Jolla Institute for Immunology have uncovered how the deletion of TET (ten-eleven translocation) protein genes can […]

World of Genomics: Sweden

In our latest World of Genomics piece, we are heading to Sweden – a Nordic country famous for its breath-taking […]

Everything you need (and want) to know about tardigrades

By now, most of us have heard of the extremely hardy (and cute) tardigrade, otherwise known as the water bear […]