Descendants of early Europeans and Africans in US carry Native American genetic legacy: Profiles of Native American DNA in modern populations show patterns of migration across the US

Descendants of early Europeans and Africans in US carry Native American genetic legacy: Profiles of Native American DNA in modern populations show patterns of migration across the US

Many people in the U.S. do not belong to Native American communities but still carry bits of Native ...
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Genome mining reveals novel production pathway for promising malaria treatment

Genome mining reveals novel production pathway for promising malaria treatment

Microbes are well-known among biologists as master...
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A genetic chaperone for healthy aging?

A genetic chaperone for healthy aging?

Researchers at the Max Delbrueck Center for Molecu...
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Largest genomic study on type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan African populations

Largest genomic study on type 2 diabetes in sub-Saharan African populations

National Institute of Health researchers have repo...
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Researchers wirelessly hack ‘boss’ gene, a step toward reprogramming the human genome: The advancement, made possible by tiny photonic implants, could lead to new treatments for cancer, mental disorders

Researchers wirelessly hack ‘boss’ gene, a step toward reprogramming the human genome: The advancement, made possible by tiny photonic implants, could lead to new treatments for cancer, mental disorders

It seems like everything is going wireless these d...
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Networks of gene activity control organ development: Evolutionary studies on developmental genetic programs across mammals

Networks of gene activity control organ development: Evolutionary studies on developmental genetic programs across mammals

For the first time, researchers have decoded the g...
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Genomic collision may explain why many kidney transplants fail

Genomic collision may explain why many kidney transplants fail

A genomic collision could explain why many kidney ...
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Chemical modifiers tag-team to regulate essential mechanism of life: Basic science discovery explains a fundamental way human cells differ from yeast cells

Chemical modifiers tag-team to regulate essential mechanism of life: Basic science discovery explains a fundamental way human cells differ from yeast cells

Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have made a...
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How light triggers brain activity: Protein research

How light triggers brain activity: Protein research

Optogenetics uses light to control brain processes...
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Antimicrobial resistance gene: New gene variant is more resistant to hospital antiseptic

Antimicrobial resistance gene: New gene variant is more resistant to hospital antiseptic

A team of investigators has discovered a new, more...
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