Slashdot Items Tagged "genetics"

Date / Time Story
Friday May 11, 2018 @10:28PM Scientists To Grow 'Mini-Brains' Using Neanderthal DNA
Friday April 20, 2018 @10:00PM 'Sea Nomads' Are First Known Humans Genetically Adapted To Diving
Thursday March 29, 2018 @12:40AM Consumer Genetic Tests May Have a Lot of False Positives
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @02:29PM Matching DNA To a Diet Doesn't Work
Friday December 08, 2017 @02:44PM 'Nature' Editorial Juxtaposes FOIA Email Release With Illegal Hacking
Monday October 23, 2017 @05:12PM Chinese Scientists Create Genetically Modified Low-Fat Pigs
Thursday September 28, 2017 @04:26PM Chinese Researchers Correct Genetic Mutation In Embryos Using Base Editing
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:49AM Chinese Researchers Correct Genetic Mutation In Embryos Using Base Editing
Thursday September 21, 2017 @05:16PM Fathers Pass On Four Times As Many New Genetic Mutations As Mothers, Says Study
Friday August 18, 2017 @05:13PM Memories of Fear Could Be Permanently Erased, Study Shows
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @02:37PM Scientists Are Using Gene Editing To Create the Perfect Tomato For Your Salad
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:36PM Researchers Find Dozens of Genes Associated With Measures of Intelligence
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:40PM Climate Shaped the Human Nose, Researchers Say
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:51PM Brain Aging Gene Discovered
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @08:45PM West African Village Weighs Using Genetically Modified Mosquitoes In Malaria Fight
Friday March 10, 2017 @05:23PM New Bill Would Allow Employers To Demand Genetic Testing From Workers
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:27PM Genetically-Modified 'Surrogate Hens' Could Lay Eggs of Rare Chicken Breeds, Scientists Say
Thursday February 16, 2017 @09:38PM Woolly Mammoth On Verge of Resurrection, Scientists Reveal
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:36PM Ethicists Advise Caution In Applying CRISPR Gene Editing To Humans
Friday February 10, 2017 @06:48PM First Gene Drive In Mammals Could Aid Vast New Zealand Eradication Plan
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @05:43PM Scientists Successfully Decode the Genome of Quinoa
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:27PM First Human-Pig 'Chimera' Created in Milestone Study
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @06:57PM Scientists Cure Mice of Diabetes Using Cells Grown Inside Rats
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @04:42PM Nicotine Shown To Reduce Symptoms of Schizophrenia
Monday January 16, 2017 @06:10PM Scientists Turn Docile Mice Into Ruthless Hunters
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:27PM Smoking Permanently Damages Your DNA, Study Finds
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:22PM 20% of Scientific Papers On Genes Contain Conversion Errors Caused By Excel, Says Report
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:45PM ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:23PM CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:53PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Eat Lab-Grown Meat?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @01:35AM Alzheimer's Gene Already Shrinking Brain By Age of Three
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:53PM Cancer Is An Evolutionary Mechanism To 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool, Suggests Paper
Thursday May 26, 2016 @06:32PM Antibiotic-Resistant E Coli Reaches The US For The First Time
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:02PM Scientists Hold A Secret Meeting To Consider Creating A Synthetic Human Genome
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @12:17PM Scientists To Open Mass-Cloning Factory in China This Year To Clone Cows, Pets, Humans
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @10:16AM The Irish Not of Celtic Origin?
Saturday March 19, 2016 @10:15PM Tiny Vermont Brings Food Industry To Its Knees On GMO Labels
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:13PM Cops Are Asking and 23andMe For Their Customers' DNA
Thursday December 03, 2015 @09:40AM Harvard Prof. Says Cure For Aging Could Emerge Within 5 Years
Thursday November 12, 2015 @11:45AM DNA Data From California Newborn Blood Samples Stored, Sold To 3rd Parties
Thursday October 01, 2015 @09:39AM Dormant Virus Wakes Up In Some Patients With Lou Gehrig's Disease
Monday September 28, 2015 @01:21AM Rare "Healthy" Smokers Lungs Explained
Sunday September 20, 2015 @03:15PM A Wikipedia-Style Tree of Life Emerges
Friday August 14, 2015 @07:22PM Octopus Genome Sequenced
Friday July 10, 2015 @07:30AM Short Sleepers Might Be Benefiting From a DNA Mutation
Thursday May 14, 2015 @09:12AM Studying the Roots of Individuality
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:27AM The One Thousand Genes You Could Live Without
Sunday February 22, 2015 @12:14AM Humans' Big Brains Linked To a Small Stretch of DNA
Monday October 27, 2014 @01:37PM The Man With the Golden Blood
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:54AM Nearly 700 Genetic Factors Found To Influence Human Adult Height
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:30AM Genes Don't Just Predict Intelligence, But Also How Well You Do In School
Monday September 29, 2014 @01:44PM Study: An Evolutionary "Arms Race" Shaped the Human Genome
Thursday September 11, 2014 @02:04PM UCLA Biologists Delay the Aging Process In Fruit Flies
Saturday July 12, 2014 @06:22PM Chimpanzee Intelligence Largely Determined By Genetics
Thursday July 03, 2014 @09:33AM Tibetans Inherited High-Altitude Gene From Ancient Human
Friday March 07, 2014 @07:12PM Genomic Medicine, Finally
Thursday February 27, 2014 @03:49PM UK Government Proposes Rules To Allow 'Three-Parent Embryos'
Sunday February 23, 2014 @02:00AM Delayed Fatherhood May Be Linked To Certain Congenital and Mental Disorders
Wednesday February 12, 2014 @10:02AM Iconic Predator-Prey Study In Peril
Thursday January 30, 2014 @04:25PM 20% of Neanderthal Genome Survives In Humans
Sunday November 24, 2013 @11:30AM The Neuroscientist Who Discovered He Was a Psychopath
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @10:23AM Root of Maths Genius Sought
Saturday October 12, 2013 @10:54PM Gene Variant Can Cause Nattering Nabobs of Negativity
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @10:20AM Study Suggests Weather and Not Hunting Killed Off Wooly Mammoths
Thursday June 27, 2013 @10:21PM The DNA Data Deluge
Thursday June 27, 2013 @09:56PM The DNA Data Deluge
Monday May 13, 2013 @12:53PM Carnivorous Plant Ejects Junk DNA
Thursday April 18, 2013 @12:28PM In Iceland, Tap Cellphones To Avoid Incest
Monday March 18, 2013 @04:32AM Scientists clone extinct frog that gives birth from its mouth
Sunday March 10, 2013 @08:38PM SXSW: Al Gore Talks Surveillance Culture, Spider Goats
Friday March 01, 2013 @09:21AM The Next Revolution in Medicine: Genome Scans for Everyone
Wednesday February 27, 2013 @01:32PM Software lets scientists program new life forms
Monday February 25, 2013 @12:04PM Scientists Create Mice That Can't Feel Cold
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @12:30PM Cells From Fetus End Up In Mothers' Brains
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @01:23AM Mutations Helped Humans Survive Siberian Winters
Wednesday January 16, 2013 @01:11PM Scientists Study Mystery Of Toddler That Won't Grow
Friday November 30, 2012 @11:59PM Humans Evolving Faster Than Ever
Friday November 30, 2012 @10:56PM Humans evolving faster than ever
Thursday November 22, 2012 @03:02PM Research Suggests Apes and Humans Separated By a Single Gene
Monday September 17, 2012 @08:28PM Switching Tasks Changes Worker Bee DNA
Monday September 17, 2012 @11:44AM Bee study lifts lid on hive habits
Monday September 17, 2012 @07:14AM Job swapping makes its mark on honeybee DNA
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @06:53PM Exposing the Machinery of the Resistome
Thursday September 06, 2012 @03:05PM Rare form of autism could be curable with protein supplements
Thursday August 30, 2012 @07:28PM If Extinct Species Can be Brought Back... Should We?
Thursday August 23, 2012 @10:34AM Fathers bequeath more mutations as they age
Monday August 20, 2012 @05:02PM California Wants Genetically Modified Foods to Be Labelled
Saturday August 18, 2012 @02:53AM Genetically Engineering Babies a Moral Obligation, Says Ethicist
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @02:15PM Cloned Horses Given Okay For Olympics
Friday July 20, 2012 @11:49AM Gene therapy could soon be approved in Europe
Wednesday July 11, 2012 @05:33PM Earliest Americans Arrived in Waves, DNA Study Finds
Saturday June 16, 2012 @04:48PM Computers May Be As Good As (Or Better Than) Human Biocurators
Friday June 15, 2012 @05:04AM Bonobos Join Chimps As Closest Human Relatives
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @01:07AM Key Gene Found Responsible For Accelerated Aging and Cancer
Monday May 28, 2012 @10:00AM The race to $1,000 human genome sequencing
Sunday May 27, 2012 @02:50PM Key Gene Found Responsible For Accelerated Ageing and Cancer
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @01:01PM Researchers identify genetic systems disrupted in autistic brain
Monday March 26, 2012 @04:39PM Supreme Court throws out human gene patents
Wednesday March 07, 2012 @06:09PM Training an Immune System To Kill Cancer: a Universal Strategy
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @10:55PM Training an Immune System to kill Cancer: A Universal Strategy
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @06:38PM Exercise and Caffeine May Activate Metabolic Genes
Monday March 05, 2012 @06:25PM Redheads Feel Pain Differently Than the Rest of Us
Monday February 20, 2012 @06:24PM Russian Scientists Revive Plant From 30,000-Year-Old Seeds
Thursday January 19, 2012 @02:11PM Genes about a quarter of the secret to staying sma
Friday January 13, 2012 @07:53PM A DNA Sequencer Cheap Enough For (Some) Doctors' Offices
Friday January 13, 2012 @01:37AM Ion Proton sequencer decodes DNA fast and on the c
Wednesday January 04, 2012 @02:01AM Spiderman web closer to reality
Sunday November 20, 2011 @11:02PM DNA Test To Determine Kids' Sports Futures
Saturday November 05, 2011 @05:07PM Google Maps, Disease Risk, and Migration
Friday November 04, 2011 @07:36PM Google Maps, Disease Risk, and Migration
Monday October 31, 2011 @08:10AM Fish Evolve Immunity To Toxic Sludge
Sunday October 30, 2011 @01:39AM Fish Evolve Immunity To Toxic Sludge
Thursday August 25, 2011 @03:01PM Could Assortative Mating Explain Autism?
Thursday August 11, 2011 @08:11PM Scientists Modify Organism With Artificial Amino Acid
Thursday August 11, 2011 @06:12PM Scientists create life using artificial amino acid
Wednesday July 27, 2011 @11:48AM South Korean scientists create glowing dog
Monday July 18, 2011 @06:11PM Neanderthal Genes Found In All Non-African Populations
Saturday July 02, 2011 @04:37AM Evolution Machine Accelerates Genetic Engineering
Friday June 17, 2011 @12:05PM The Average Human Has 60 New Genetic Mutations
Sunday March 06, 2011 @11:33AM Graphs Show Costs of DNA Sequencing Falling Fast
Saturday March 05, 2011 @08:26PM Graphs Show Costs of DNA Sequencing Falling Fast
Thursday February 10, 2011 @01:58PM Mosquitoes With Suicide Genes Battle Dengue Fever
Saturday January 29, 2011 @07:50PM Model Says Religiosity Gene Will Dominate Society
Sunday January 09, 2011 @07:41PM Consumer genetic testing available in Australia
Tuesday December 28, 2010 @09:17PM Yummier chocolate on the way!
Thursday December 23, 2010 @02:05AM 50,000 year-old finger bone connect to present man
Wednesday December 22, 2010 @04:26PM Finger Bone Could Rewrite Human History
Wednesday December 22, 2010 @12:40PM New Tech Promises Cheap Gene Sequencing In Minutes
Thursday December 02, 2010 @10:07AM Dolly the Sheep Alive Again
Wednesday November 24, 2010 @05:39PM The Genome of Your Thanksgiving Supper
Monday November 08, 2010 @01:46PM Central Dogma of Genetics maybe not so Central
Friday November 05, 2010 @06:53PM Religious Ceremony Leads To Evolution of Cave Fish
Thursday September 30, 2010 @05:26PM Scientists Stack Up New Genes For Height
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @11:13AM Who Owns You? 20% Of Your Genes Are Patented
Monday August 16, 2010 @05:13AM 20 new ideas in science
Sunday July 18, 2010 @07:08AM First Halophile Potatoes Harvested
Saturday July 17, 2010 @06:30AM First halophile potatoes harvested.
Thursday July 15, 2010 @09:28PM First 'Malaria-Proof' Mosquito Created
Thursday July 08, 2010 @01:37PM Stanford, U.C. Berkeley Offer Students Genetic Testing
Wednesday July 07, 2010 @06:40AM Stanford, U.C. Berkeley and Genetic Testing
Monday May 24, 2010 @10:29PM Secret Messages Coded Into DNA Of Venter Bacteria
Wednesday May 19, 2010 @10:26AM UC Berkeley Asking Incoming Students For DNA
Friday May 14, 2010 @11:15PM Gene sequenced tattoo information
Tuesday May 04, 2010 @04:55PM Aphid's Color Comes From a Fungus Gene
Monday May 03, 2010 @07:41PM Gene Therapy Restores Sight To Blind
Saturday May 01, 2010 @10:36AM Aphid's color comes from a fungus genes
Wednesday April 28, 2010 @01:42PM How To Grow a Head
Monday April 12, 2010 @12:56PM The Fruit Fly Drosophila Gets a New Name
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @11:20AM District Court Strikes Down Patent on Human Genes
Wednesday February 17, 2010 @02:38PM Woman Seeks Husband For Health Insurance
Tuesday February 16, 2010 @04:03PM Woman Seeks Husband For Health Insurance
Tuesday January 26, 2010 @04:27PM Complete Genomics To Sequence 1 Million Genomes
Thursday January 14, 2010 @02:13PM Human Males Evolve At a Faster Pace Than Females
Thursday January 07, 2010 @11:18AM 8% of Your DNA Comes From a Virus
Wednesday December 16, 2009 @05:18PM Scientists crack 'entire genetic code' of cancer
Monday December 07, 2009 @08:18PM Genetic Researchers Unraveling Aggression Mystery
Friday November 20, 2009 @03:19AM Japanese researchers use genetics to detect cancer
Wednesday November 04, 2009 @02:25PM Murderer With "Aggression Genes" Gets Reduced Sentence
Wednesday October 28, 2009 @02:00PM The Best Medications For Your Genes
Tuesday October 27, 2009 @07:09PM The Best Medications For Your Genes
Thursday October 15, 2009 @06:00PM Scientists Discover How DNA Is Folded Within the Nucleus
Thursday October 15, 2009 @04:35PM Scientists discover how DNA is folded within the n
Tuesday September 15, 2009 @03:57PM Stem Cell Transplant Cures HIV Infection
Tuesday July 28, 2009 @11:26AM Mammalian genomes are shrinking
Sunday July 19, 2009 @09:28AM Study Catches Birds Splitting Into Separate Species
Friday July 17, 2009 @06:02PM Creativity Potentially Linked To Schizophrenia
Saturday February 28, 2009 @02:11PM Florida Lab Gets Pregnant
Thursday February 26, 2009 @05:55PM Designer Babies
Tuesday October 28, 2008 @07:25PM The Personal Genome Project Hits the Web
Monday September 08, 2008 @07:43AM Opposable Thumbs and Upright Walking Caused By "Junk DNA"
Tuesday January 15, 2008 @09:30PM US FDA Deems Cloned Animals Edible
Monday December 24, 2007 @02:33AM Giraffes May Be Six Separate Species
Monday December 03, 2007 @11:37PM $999 For a Complete DNA Scan, Worth it?
Saturday December 01, 2007 @07:44PM Duke Scientists Map 'Silenced Genes'
Wednesday July 04, 2007 @06:04PM Researchers Claim Pheromones Trigger Brain Cell Growth
Wednesday May 09, 2007 @11:52AM The Human Mutation
Thursday April 19, 2007 @04:46AM Scientists Identify Genes Activated During Learning And Memory
Friday April 13, 2007 @06:26PM Scientists Map DNA of Rhesus Monkeys
Tuesday March 27, 2007 @10:54PM Semi-Identical Twins Discovered
Wednesday March 07, 2007 @11:46PM The Coevolution of Lice & Their Hosts
Monday February 05, 2007 @01:57PM DNA to Test Theory of Roman Village in China
Thursday January 04, 2007 @09:46AM DNA So Dangerous It Doesn't Exist
Sunday December 31, 2006 @09:52AM FDA Decides Cloned Animals Safe to Eat
Thursday November 23, 2006 @02:52AM Breakthrough In Human Genetics
Thursday November 09, 2006 @03:35PM Did Humans Get Their Big Brains From Neanderthals?
Sunday October 29, 2006 @01:59PM Honeybee Genome Sequenced
Wednesday October 11, 2006 @07:36AM Protein Gel Quickly Stops Bleeding
Saturday September 02, 2006 @03:34AM Humanity Gene Found?
Saturday August 26, 2006 @06:36PM Dodging the Negative Reaction To GE Crops
Tuesday July 25, 2006 @12:53PM New Code Discovered in DNA?
Wednesday July 12, 2006 @12:48PM Genetic Reason for Your Gadget Habit
Saturday May 20, 2006 @10:59AM Is Evolution Predictable?
Thursday May 18, 2006 @01:19PM Human Genome Sequencing Completed
Sunday May 14, 2006 @03:02AM First Ever Wild Grizzly/Polar Hybrid Shot
Tuesday May 09, 2006 @09:38PM Cancer Resistant Mouse Provides Possible Cure
Saturday April 08, 2006 @02:39PM Study Explains Evolution's Molecular Advance
Wednesday March 08, 2006 @11:16AM Coffee Maybe Not a Health Drink!
Wednesday March 08, 2006 @06:15AM Human Genes Still Evolving
Tuesday March 07, 2006 @07:34PM Designer Mice Made to Order