Latest Mitochondrial DNA Stories
Lawmakers in the UK have overwhelmingly voted in favor of a law that would allow for the creation of genetically-engineered babies containing the DNA of three people (two women and one man), various media outlets reported on Tuesday.
Study could lead to mitochondrial DNA blood tests to foretell future risk.
Genetic testing has confirmed that ancient bones discovered underneath a UK parking lot in 2012 belonged to medieval King Richard III, according to new research published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications.
To prevent deadly, inherited mitochondrial diseases, UK doctors have devised a unique scheme: create a fertilized embryo using eggs from two different women and sperm from one man.
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Male bears are seemingly always on the prowl, roaming much greater distances than females, particularly for mating.
Contrary to common belief, mitochondrial genes seem to matter for how well individuals survive and reproduce.
Getting sleep and regularly exercising may help keep people young at heart.
SENS Research Foundation is a non-profit organization based in Mountain View, California, and its primary functions are scientific research and public relations in rejuvenation. (PRWEB)
Forensic experts say that mummified head purportedly belonging to French king Henry IV is not royalty at all.