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Spotify Is Using DNA Tests to Curate Playlists, Which Is Pretty Creepy

SPOTIFY IS USING DNA TESTS TO CURATE PLAYLISTS, WHICH IS PRETTY CREEPY

Playlists can be stressful. You've got to start out the gate with a clear vision and vibe, not to mention considering the sequencing....

DNA ISLANDS EFFECTIVE AS 'ANTI-BACTERIAL DRONES'

Genomic 'islands' that evolved from viruses can be converted into 'drones' that disable Staphylococcus aureus, bacteria that are often...

 
 
 
DNA Vaccine: New Hope for HPV-related Head and Neck Cancer

DNA VACCINE: NEW HOPE FOR HPV-RELATED HEAD AND NECK CANCER

A therapeutic vaccine MEDI0457 can boost antibodies and T cells, helping them infiltrate tumors and fight off human papillomavirus...

Dolce & Gabbana Dive Deep Into Their Brand DNA for Spring 2019

DOLCE & GABBANA DIVE DEEP INTO THEIR BRAND DNA FOR SPRING 2019

In recent years, Dolce & Gabbana has really doubled down on its commitment to courting the next generation of shoppers. Not only have...

 
 
 

BAYESCCE: A BAYESIAN FRAMEWORK FOR ESTIMATING CELL-TYPE COMPOSITION FROM DNA METHYLATION WITHOUT THE NEED FOR METHYLATION REFERENCE

We introduce a Bayesian semi-supervised method for estimating cell counts from DNA methylation by leveraging an easily obtainable prior...

Dolce & Gabbana's fleet of models take runway by storm

DOLCE & GABBANA'S FLEET OF MODELS TAKE RUNWAY BY STORM

Dolce & Gabbana's DNA-inspired show hit every locus on their genetic map. The Italian design duo sequenced a massive presentation with...

 
 
 
More than 80% of people with cancer risk genes don't know it, study warns  

MORE THAN 80% OF PEOPLE WITH CANCER RISK GENES DON'T KNOW IT, STUDY WARNS  

Genetic testing is cheaper and more accurate than ever, helping people to understand how their DNA raises cancer risks. But less than...

Long-lost siblings have emotional reunion after 23andMe kit brought them together 34 years after they were abandoned in South Korea

LONG-LOST SIBLINGS HAVE EMOTIONAL REUNION AFTER 23ANDME KIT BROUGHT THEM TOGETHER 34 YEARS AFTER THEY WERE ABANDONED IN SOUTH KOREA

Justin Kragt and Renee Alanko were two and four years old respectively when they were abandoned at different locations in Seoul, South...

 
 
 

SNIFFING OUT SHARKS

Researchers use environmental DNA to detect the presence of white sharks in local waters.

Y Chromosomes in the News and MeToo

Y CHROMOSOMES IN THE NEWS AND METOO

The firing of CBS CEO Leslie Moonves for his alleged history of revolting attacks on women and the upcoming one-year anniversary of...

 
 
 
L'Agence continues to evolve at New York Fashion Week

L'AGENCE CONTINUES TO EVOLVE AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

L'Agence is continuing the evolution of its brand, and this season at New York Fashion Week they paid homage to Los Angeles, a city...

 
 
 
New Look at Breast Cancer Cell Line Sheds Light on Structural Complexity

NEW LOOK AT BREAST CANCER CELL LINE SHEDS LIGHT ON STRUCTURAL COMPLEXITY

In an exciting paper that made the cover of Genome Research , scientists from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and collaborating institutions...

EPIGENOMIC AND TRANSCRIPTOMIC CHARACTERIZATION OF SECONDARY BREAST CANCERS

Abstract Background Molecular alterations impact tumor prognosis and response to treatment. This study was designed to identify transcriptomic...

 
 
 
Building Tiny Bacteria-Fighters from the Bottom Up

BUILDING TINY BACTERIA-FIGHTERS FROM THE BOTTOM UP

Tan Lab Members Share Breakthroughs on Artificial Cells Aug. 31, 2018 Faculty, researchers and students at the UC Davis Biomedical...

"BAMBI" little Deer American Shelter Dog mix

"BAMBI" LITTLE DEER AMERICAN SHELTER DOG MIX

Bambi is lovely, and she looks like a little Deer. Listed as a Chi mix. Somewhere in the mix, I bet there is some Beagle and who knows...

 
 
 
"BAMBI" little DEER American Shelter Dog mix

"BAMBI" LITTLE DEER AMERICAN SHELTER DOG MIX

Bambi is lovely, and looks like a little Deer. Listed as a Chi mix. Somewhere in the mix, I bet there is Beagle and who knows what...

Schizophrenia and cannabis genetic link: Disorder may drive people to smoke pot, DNA study finds

SCHIZOPHRENIA AND CANNABIS GENETIC LINK: DISORDER MAY DRIVE PEOPLE TO SMOKE POT, DNA STUDY FINDS

An international study of over 180,000 people has discovered an overlap in genes which makes people at risk of schizophrenia more likely...

 
 
 
IAmScience Alex Marx

IAMSCIENCE ALEX MARX

By Erica Overfelt | Bond LSC Sometimes there's a deeper meaning behind why we do the things we do. Whether it be what we study, or...

E-cigarettes raise the risk of mouth cancer by damaging DNA

E-CIGARETTES RAISE THE RISK OF MOUTH CANCER BY DAMAGING DNA

Trendy vapes that millions of Americans use instead of smoking cigarettes may still raise oral cancer risks by altering DNA in the...