Latest 454 Life Sciences Stories

2012-02-27 10:59:44

Revolutionary techniques in DNA sequencing open new doors that will transform plant biology as we know it

2012-02-06 13:09:24

DNA sequencing to detect genetic mutations can aid in the diagnosis and selection of treatment for cancer.

Two US Companies Releasing 'One-Day' Genome Machines
2012-01-12 12:19:29

Two different U.S. companies have announced plans to release equipment that can sequence an individual's genome in a single day, with both machines being revealed to the public within hours of each other on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.