Monday, January 31, 2011


Those 2 diseases have a connection.

Practicle history

The students at Cornell will be able to find out who their ancestors were.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

High yield pulp

An interesting article on genetic engineering and pulp an use I have not come across. I wonder what the yield will be?

Good on them

it is good to see the kids in Buckingham shire doing this more kids in the UK should do it.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Medical war

It is not pretty between medicine and bacteria.

Cancer relapse

Researchers in Montreal and the US have developed a fairly accurate test to find out which woman could face a relapse.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Hockey for lafora

It is a worthwhile cause that they are raising money for.

Weird science

This story about super bugs and history is certainly weird.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Orangutans follow up

This is a follow up on the orangutans from the Mail.


For them genetic research has paid off.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

97% genetic match orangutans and humans

Some orangutansare smarter than humans especially the ones who read the mail.

Human population

This story covers the past, present and future of the human population.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

NHS failing heart coditions

There has been a major story about heart conditions today on the news and they even had Rosemary Leonard on Breakfast.

Deaf genetics

Possible future treatments.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Bed bugs

Let's us hope that genetic research can get rid of this terrible thing.

Genetic sequencing not enough

It seems that human disease is far too complicated and that genetic sequencing is not enough to understand it.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Horse gene

A gene has been found that causes defects in Arabian horses.

The truth about adult stem cells

In the eyes of right wing nutters like Sarah Palin the truth does not really matter.

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Genetic damage in 15 minutes

That is a pretty short time for genetic damage.

Manure warning

You heard them be careful.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Prre birth stems

They could be ideal for genetic diseases but pre birth stem cells have not really worked until now.

Gene cracked

Good to see that it has been cracked.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Kidney cancer genetic clue

NHS Choices has a story on it.

Diverse cancer

It seems that cancers are more complex than they thought before.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

You genetics

Not all your choices are freely decided even though you think they are.

Teen drinking

Besides been dumb it seems genetics may have a part to play.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Womb bone marrow

The baby can be cured before it is even born thanks to mums bone marrow.

Friend genetics follow up

The Press Association has a follow up to the story which I covered.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Friend genetics

It seems that genetics does play some part in the friends that you have.

First to go

This Scottish baby was the first to go through genetic testing. I suppose someone Had to be the first.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Instant damage

As smoking causes instant damage why do people smoke?

IVF success test

Now breeders will know whether their IVF will be successful or not.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Gene circuit

Researchers have created one.

New method baby genetics

This was discussed on Sky News today with the stunning Anna Jones.

Friday, January 14, 2011

The business of genetics

It is worth a lot.

Salmon deah

Interesting article about the death of Salmons in Canada.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Gene test for 448 diseases

That figure is from NHS Choices.

Not depressed

It seems that results from direct to consumer testing don't make people depressed.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

New test for severe diseases

The new test could be on the market in a few months but it is not cheap at £400.

Less water

This is really good news.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Poverty gene in the Times of India

Now the Times of India the largest English newspaper in the world is discussing the poverty gene.

The Hindu on poverty and genetics

The Hindu newspaper in India is reporting on the poverty and genetics research.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Poor genetics

Poor kids they have the poverty gene.

Sunday, January 09, 2011

Hair crime

The police seem to have even more to catch criminals with.

Another scare story

That is the only that the Daily Mail is now good for.

Saturday, January 08, 2011

Good luck

I wish her good luck after been operated on.

Beyond vaccines

Good to see they are going beyond the vaccines to see what really causes autism.

Friday, January 07, 2011

irish giant

An interesting story but not sure if I get the gist of it.

Genetic gene

Honestly they should write headlines which reflect the story.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

MS genetics

I have a follow up to it.

MS and woman

They are at greater risk.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Bold genetics

This is a major thing and was doing the rounds of all the TV stations recently.

Small impact

The depression gene has a small impact it seems.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Depression genetics?

I am sure that is a very interesting thing but it is only part of the reason.

Hair colour

Hair colour can be predicted with 90% accuracy. The other 10 must be guttered.

Monday, January 03, 2011

Drink and weight

The 2 of them have been linked.

A very good question

It is about time someone asked this question.

Sunday, January 02, 2011

New human type

This has been doing the rounds so it is about time that it came here I guess. It is a major discovery in science.

Big science

They are certainly doing that at the Broad.

Saturday, January 01, 2011

Bad daddy

Daddy has to get his fair share of the blame just like mummy.

Rett syndrome cure possible

It seems that a cure for Rett syndrome might be possible according to a Scottish newspaper.