|Arthur Dominic Villasanta |||Jun 14, 2017 10:51 PM EDT|
Maps like these will help scientists better understand how smoking-induced cancers originate; why some people are more vulnerable or resistant to cancers and how these cancers might be prevented.
|Cecille Marie Gumban |||Jul 05, 2015 03:29 PM EDT|
Mammuthus primegenius, more popularly known as the woolly mammoth, has spent its entire life living in extreme Arctic conditions. And because of its capability to adapt to the arctic environment, scientists have been studying this mammal in an effort to better understand what genetic changes differentiate it from the living elephants today.
|Marco Foronda |||Mar 26, 2015 11:49 AM EDT|
Researchers embarked on a massive gene-sequencing program involving 2,636 Icelanders, and because of something known as the founder effect.
|Nyrene Grace Patricia Paranga |||Dec 22, 2014 06:25 AM EST|
Scientists looked for 100,000 volunteers who will allow their DNA to be sequenced and used as a public resource.
|Marc Maligalig |||Sep 29, 2014 02:29 AM EDT|
Jumping events are able to distort normal genes and cause disease depending on where a cop of the retrotransposons are inserted into the genome.
|Marc Maligalig |||Aug 25, 2014 05:14 PM EDT|
Scientists from the Uppsala University in Sweden published the very first paper on the global analysis of honeybee genomes and found that there are high levels of genetic diversity in the colonial insects and signifies Asia as the species' origin, and not from Africa as initially thought.
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