New strategy to contain COVID-19 disease

CRISPR gene-editing technology to identify SARS-CoV-2 infected patients: a new strategy to contain COVID-19 disease Today, the coronavirus disease called COVID-19 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) is...Read More

Diet rich in DNA methylation and ...

Dietary factors are one of the major environmental components that are considered as risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Specifically, fatty acids in our diet are known to increase HDL-cholesterol...Read More

Genomics investing 101

When a scientist thinks about genomics, some of the first things that come to her mind may be genome sequencing, CRISPR, even direct-to-consumer ancestry DNA tests. But run this same...Read More

Finding Faces in DNA Traces

In 2017, seven years after a woman was sexually assaulted in broad daylight police in South Florida turned to the forensic DNA phenotyping company Parabon NanoLabs in a last resort...Read More

The Myth Slayers

By now, most of us have read the stories about the upheaval DNA testing can cause by exposing unwanted pregnancies, extramarital affairs and secret adoptions. What is often less appreciated...Read More

The healing power of poop

Dog owners have all experienced them. Those cringe-worthy moments when the beloved family pet lick’s another dog’s anus, or tries to eat its poop. As odd as it seems, however,...Read More

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How different are we genetically? No two humans are identical with respect to their DNA sequences. The complete stretch of DNA is present within 23 chromosome pairs in individuals: one...Read More

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