Latest genetic code Stories
Good GMOs? Scientists developing a way to produce safer and more effective GMO using bacteria that cannot spread in the wild.
Global research alliance ENIGMA finds 8 common gene mutations leading to brain age in over 30,000 brain scans that may one day unlock mysteries of Alzheimer's, autism and other neurological disorders
Crack open any science textbook and it’ll tell you that DNA instruction are required to produce proteins. But a University of Utah-led team of researchers have discovered evidence suggesting otherwise.
So-called silent DNA mutations earned their title because, according to the fundamental rules of biology, they should be inconsequential.
In the Lewis Carroll classic, Through the Looking Glass, Humpty Dumpty states, "When I use a word, it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more nor less."
The United States market for amino acids was valued at $1.5 billion in 2012 and was estimated at nearly $1.6 billion for 2013.
Gladstone's innovative technique in stem cells to boost scientists' ability to study - and potentially cure - genetic disease.
A newly discovered ‘second code’ hiding within our DNA is casting new light on how changes to DNA impact health and disease, according to a study published Friday in the journal Science.
A team of scientists from Harvard and Yale have recorded the entire genome of the bacteria E. coli, and in a dramatic demonstration of the potential of rewriting an organism's genetic code, they have improved the bacterium's ability to resist viruses.
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