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HOW HEAD-ON COLLISIONS OF DNA PROTEIN MACHINES STOP REPLICATION

Head-on collisions between the protein machines that crawl along chromosomes can disrupt DNA replication and boost gene mutation rates....

GOP senators' border wish list: drones, DNA collection, voice scans, and more

GOP SENATORS' BORDER WISH LIST: DRONES, DNA COLLECTION, VOICE SCANS, AND MORE

Enlarge / A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer checks identifications as people cross into the United States from Mexico on...

 
 
 

STRUCTURAL ANALYSES OF THE BACTERIAL PRIMOSOMAL PROTEIN DNAB REVEAL THAT IT IS A TETRAMER AND FORMS A COMPLEX WITH A PRIMOSOMAL RE-INITIATION PROTEIN

The DnaB primosomal protein from Gram-positive bacteria plays a key role in DNA replication and restart as a loader protein for the...

Shelter Puppy With Unusually Large Head Sparks DNA Debate

SHELTER PUPPY WITH UNUSUALLY LARGE HEAD SPARKS DNA DEBATE

When a litter of four stray puppies arrived at the Humane Society of Silicon Valley in June, the staff instantly noticed that one of...

 
 
 
Repairing Organs With the Touch of a Nanochip

REPAIRING ORGANS WITH THE TOUCH OF A NANOCHIP

This new device changes the function of cells by injecting them with synthetic DNA

Scientists: Malware-Infused DNA Not Present Threat

SCIENTISTS: MALWARE-INFUSED DNA NOT PRESENT THREAT

Scientists have successfully infected a computer with malicious code stored on a strand of DNA. What sounds like the plot of an upcoming...

 
 
 
Air pollution confirmed to have multi-generational damaging effect on future offspring

AIR POLLUTION CONFIRMED TO HAVE MULTI-GENERATIONAL DAMAGING EFFECT ON FUTURE OFFSPRING

An animal study published online on The FASEB Journal revealed that in utero exposure to air pollutants such as diesel exhaust may...

 
 
 
A victim of 9/11 has been identified after 16 years using new DNA technology

A VICTIM OF 9/11 HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AFTER 16 YEARS USING NEW DNA TECHNOLOGY

Spencer Platt/Getty Images NEW YORK - The remains of a man killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11 have been identified nearly 16...

DNA FROM VIKING COD BONES SUGGESTS 1,000-YEAR HISTORY OF EUROPEAN FISH TRADE

New research using DNA from the fish bone remains of Viking-era meals reveals that north Norwegians have been transporting - and possibly...

 
 
 
Nanochip can regrow organs by injecting DNA into the skin

NANOCHIP CAN REGROW ORGANS BY INJECTING DNA INTO THE SKIN

Tissue Nanotransfection is a nanochip the size of a penny made by Ohio scientists. Within a second it injects genetic code into skin...

Scientists admit they really have no idea what 75% of human genetic code is actually used for

SCIENTISTS ADMIT THEY REALLY HAVE NO IDEA WHAT 75% OF HUMAN GENETIC CODE IS ACTUALLY USED FOR

A new study has found that three-fourths of the human genome is non-functional or “junk DNA,” which might mean it doesn't do anything......

 
 
 

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Charlie Gard Post-Mortem: Could He Have Been Saved?

CHARLIE GARD POST-MORTEM: COULD HE HAVE BEEN SAVED?

Charlie Gard would have turned one year old tomorrow. The day before the British infant died of a mitochondrial disease on July 27...

 
 
 
Scientists are studying 10,000 people to find 'born-this-way' links to gender identity

SCIENTISTS ARE STUDYING 10,000 PEOPLE TO FIND 'BORN-THIS-WAY' LINKS TO GENDER IDENTITY

Thomson Reuters NEW YORK - While President Donald Trump has thrust transgender people back into the conflict between conservative and...

Sunscreen Made From DNA Would Last Forever

SUNSCREEN MADE FROM DNA WOULD LAST FOREVER

Earth's yellow sun is the source of its power.

 
 
 
Faulty DNA breakthrough could lead to 'superior' children

FAULTY DNA BREAKTHROUGH COULD LEAD TO 'SUPERIOR' CHILDREN

The breakthrough was led by scientists from Oregon Health and Science University in Portland using the gene-editing tool Crispr-Cas9,...

Scientists edited the DNA of human embryos that could become people for the first time - here's what that means for ‘designer babies'

SCIENTISTS EDITED THE DNA OF HUMAN EMBRYOS THAT COULD BECOME PEOPLE FOR THE FIRST TIME - HERE'S WHAT THAT MEANS FOR ‘DESIGNER BABIES'

A team of scientists from the US, China, and South Korea successfully altered the DNA of human embryos that could theoretically become...

 
 
 
Scientists Precisely Edit DNA In Human Embryos To Fix A Disease Gene

SCIENTISTS PRECISELY EDIT DNA IN HUMAN EMBRYOS TO FIX A DISEASE GENE

In experimental embryos, scientists were able to repair the gene that causes a serious heart disorder. But more research is needed...