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

The naked mole rat and its ...

The naked mole rat is a burrowing mammal with a distinctive appearance. It’s pink, hairless, and wrinkly body complete with whiskers and protruding teeth really are a site to behold....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 Worm Doctors

When it comes to infectious disease, few evoke revulsion like parasites and particularly parasitic worms known as “helminths.”  We’ve all winced after reading about the life cycle of the American...Read More

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