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Faster, Cheaper, Better: A New Way to Synthesize DNA

FASTER, CHEAPER, BETTER: A NEW WAY TO SYNTHESIZE DNA

Sebastian Palluk and Daniel Arlow of the Joint BioEnergy Institute have pioneered a new way to synthesize DNA sequences. In the rapidly...

INVESTIGATORS SAY DNA DATABASE CAN BE GOLDMINE FOR OLD CASES

A microscopic thread of DNA evidence in a public genealogy database led California authorities to declare this spring they had caught...

 
 
 
DOLCE & GABBANA: MENSWEAR SPRING/ SUMMER 2019

DOLCE & GABBANA: MENSWEAR SPRING/ SUMMER 2019

Dolce & Gabbana is getting deep. Deep in the DNA of the brand, the archives and feeling sacred, profane, spiritual. The Spring/ Summer...

Cancer-fighting Gene's Function Discovered

CANCER-FIGHTING GENE'S FUNCTION DISCOVERED

Specific DNA repair genes are critical to the ability of tumor suppressor protein, p53 to prevent the development of lymphomas, scientists...

 
 
 
New High-Resolution Genome Assemblies Expand Our Understanding of Human-Ape Differences

NEW HIGH-RESOLUTION GENOME ASSEMBLIES EXPAND OUR UNDERSTANDING OF HUMAN-APE DIFFERENCES

Ever since researchers sequenced the chimpanzee genome in 2005, they have known that humans share the vast majority of our DNA sequence...

Revolutionary gene-editing tool CRISPR could cause cancer

REVOLUTIONARY GENE-EDITING TOOL CRISPR COULD CAUSE CANCER

Researchers from the University of Cambridge warn CRISPR may reduce cells abilities to protect themselves from DNA damage. This could...

 
 
 

WHY A DNA DATA BREACH IS MUCH WORSE THAN A CREDIT CARD LEAK

Why would hackers want DNA information specifically? And what are the implications of a big DNA breach?

Prostate cancer breakthrough: DNA test identifies men who are more likely to develop the disease  

PROSTATE CANCER BREAKTHROUGH: DNA TEST IDENTIFIES MEN WHO ARE MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP THE DISEASE  

Researchers from The Institute of Cancer Research, London, identified 63 new genetic mutations linked to the condition, which they...

 
 
 
What Are Bird Species?

WHAT ARE BIRD SPECIES?

A Swoose The most basic definition of a species is a group of biological individuals who can interbreed. Using DNA, and morphological...

Millions of email addresses leaked from genealogy site MyHeritage

MILLIONS OF EMAIL ADDRESSES LEAKED FROM GENEALOGY SITE MYHERITAGE

MyHeritage - a genealogy site specializing in family trees and DNA testing - is investigating a major security breach after a security...

 
 
 
The DNA of George Lucas' First Two Movies is Present in Every ‘Star Wars' Film

THE DNA OF GEORGE LUCAS' FIRST TWO MOVIES IS PRESENT IN EVERY ‘STAR WARS' FILM

(Welcome to The Movies That Made Star Wars, a series where we explore the films that inspired George Lucas' iconic universe. In this...

PREQUAL: DETECTING NON-HOMOLOGOUS CHARACTERS IN SETS OF UNALIGNED HOMOLOGOUS SEQUENCES

AbstractSummaryPhylogenomic datasets invariably contain undetected stretches of non-homologous characters due to poor-quality sequences...

 
 
 
Records: Golden State Killer Traced By DNA Left On Tissue

RECORDS: GOLDEN STATE KILLER TRACED BY DNA LEFT ON TISSUE

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - DNA from a tissue left in a trash can led authorities in April to arrest a former police officer suspected of...

Scientists transform Alzheimer's genes into healthy ones by 'cutting out' DNA

SCIENTISTS TRANSFORM ALZHEIMER'S GENES INTO HEALTHY ONES BY 'CUTTING OUT' DNA

A new study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has found that the gene APOE4 more common in Alzheimer's can be turned into...

 
 
 
Jurassic World Alive Hybrid Combination Guide

JURASSIC WORLD ALIVE HYBRID COMBINATION GUIDE

In the new Jurassic World Alive mobile game you are tasked with acquiring dinosaur DNA. When you get the right dinosaur DNA you can...

Inaugural Shacknews World Championship at E3 2018 to Feature $50,000 Prize Pool

INAUGURAL SHACKNEWS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AT E3 2018 TO FEATURE $50,000 PRIZE POOL

Shacknews has been around for 22 years and one thing that is ingrained deep in our DNA is the spirit of competition. Our Chatty community...

 
 
 

PRIMER3 MASKER: INTEGRATING MASKING OF TEMPLATE SEQUENCE WITH PRIMER DESIGN SOFTWARE

AbstractSummaryDesigning PCR primers for amplifying regions of eukaryotic genomes is a complicated task because the genomes contain...

Wang Jing Memorial Hall / DnA

WANG JING MEMORIAL HALL / DNA

© Ziling Wang Architects: DnA Location: Wangcun, Songyang, Lishui, Zhejiang, China Lead Architect: Tiantian Xu Client: Village Committee...

 
 
 

SHAPE OF DNA CAN BE CHANGED WITH A RANGE OF TRIGGERS INCLUDING COPPER AND OXYGEN

The structure of DNA is widely accepted to exist as a double helix, but different DNA structures also exist. New research points to...

Watch Courtney Barnett Perform “Nameless, Faceless” With The Breeders

WATCH COURTNEY BARNETT PERFORM “NAMELESS, FACELESS” WITH THE BREEDERS

Courtney Barnett and the Breeders have some history together. Obviously, the heavier guitar-rock side of Barnett's sound shares more...