Nearly 700 gene variants linked to height have been identified
The latest analysis doubles the number of genes connected to height
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A specific kind of baldness is linked to aggressive prostate cancer, finds a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Researchers analyzed the...
Courts may soon face the challenge of determining whether genetics can be linked to criminal behavior
The New York Times' former science editor on research showing that evolution didn't stop when human history began.
A new study links likelihood of the brain disease to a combination of chemicals and genetics
Ethicists are concerned couples will start picking donors based on certain traits.
The high court ruled that genes naturally found in the body cannot be patented, but that synthetically created genetic material, called cDNA, can be patented.
Should worried parents be able to test their babies for diseases they may develop down the road, just because they’re curious? Should worried teens be able to...