Thursday, June 30, 2011

Poor boy

He died after playing soccer.

Canavan disease

This baby suffers from the rare Canavan disease.

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

A genetic joke

The article related to it is quite serious.

HIV drugs and ageing

I never knew that this was possible.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Hope for Devils

The Sydney Morning Herald has a follow up of the story which I covered earlier.

Hope for the Tasmanian Devil

It is good to see that there is hope for the Tasmanian Devil after what happened to the the Tiger.

Monday, June 27, 2011

Fixing genetic mistakes

If only the rest of life was so simple.

Lean genes and heart attack

Oh dear those poor beautiful woman.

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Editing genes

The Guardian has got a report on this been applied to mice.

Homosexuality biology

Why don't they just give it a rest?

Saturday, June 25, 2011


It is about time that the human genome offered some hope.

Parkinson's genetics

It is not to do with the TV presenter.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Fighting genetic disease

There are new clues according to the Nursing Times.

Deadly bug on Fox

The E.Coli kills you but Fox News damages your brain.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Poor health rich pickings

An interesting title for an article from BBC Scotland.

Drinking genetics

It is only 71% of people to be fair.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Pregnant heart gene

It seems that the first gene in relation to heart failure in pregnant women has been found.

Future health genetic testing

It is a interesting question over whether people would test their child and I suspect that we will not know the answer until it happens.

Monday, June 20, 2011

PSP new genes

I am not even going to try and spell it.

Genetics and crime

The Huffington Post has a article on it discussing a NYT article.

Sunday, June 19, 2011

A noble dream

This researcher has a noble dream and I wish him all the luck in the world.

More than genetic

Fatherhood is more than genetic but a lot of women just get the sperm.

Saturday, June 18, 2011

China's own gene bank

Good to see that China has it's own gene bank now.


My genetic head hurts with migraine

Friday, June 17, 2011

Media DNA

They have agreed to give new samples.

Whole genome sequencing

The Voice of America has got a article on the value of whole genome sequencing.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

New clues

There are always new clues to genetic diseases.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

A heart warming story

It is good to see that this heart warming story about the twins.

Cheating bird

An update to the story which I covered this time from the Indy.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Scotts taking lead

Seen this on TV and it is interesting.

Cheating genes

I am waiting fro the bitching gene.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Playing god

We have been doing that for ages without genetics.


We might all be X-men after all.

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Fetal DNA

It maybe science fiction but scientists are getting close to a place where we can know everything about a baby except for things like behaviour.

Nothing wrong

There is nothing wrong with been English.

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Rare leukaemia

Italian scientists have identified a rare form of leukaemia.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Brave man

He is indeed a brave man.

Gene mapping role

People have been talking about it for ages but the results have not been seen yet.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Farming sector debate

Everyone should have one really.

Ancient farming genetics

Farmers in China were doing it 10,000 years ago but they did not have the technology we do.

Monday, June 06, 2011

Already knew

I already knew this.

It's British

A British scientist identified the strain of the E,Coli

Sunday, June 05, 2011

Major discovery

A major discovery in cancer has been made in Toronto.

CF funding shortfall

It is a sad and shocking state of affairs that the research has to be put back.

Saturday, June 04, 2011

A big question

This is going to upset a lot of people.

Genetic bankrupcty

I have not heard of this before.

Friday, June 03, 2011


Good to see this important test for Leukaemia.

Media DNA

I wonder what the results will be.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

Genetic giving

The next thing in charity giving. I love Michael J Fox.

Bad horse

This is what happens when you get cloned. Naughty horse.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Pine follow up

More on the pine.

Saving the pine

They are using genetics to save the Whitebank Pine.