Friday, February 28, 2014

Rare diseases day

I have heard of it but have no idea when the day is. A lot of genetic diseases are rare.

Better brains

Genetically women have better brains.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Path to genetic treatment

An interesting article from Princeton.

Jewish genetics

Another study looking at the genetics of Jewish people this time it is Parkinson's.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Genetic modelling

The short answer is maybe as genetic modelling is a educated guess.

Three genetic parents

This has already happened I thought.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Tinkering baby genetics

Be careful what you do with the genetics of a baby.

HIV/AIDS genetic sequencing

It seems that genetic sequencing software could speed up treatments for HIV/AIDS patients.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Cancer genetics

We have been promised new treatments for ages from cancer genetics but nothing has happened yet.

GM babies

We had genetically modified food now it is time for genetically modified babies.

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Prostate cancer genetics

An interesting article about prostate cancer and genetic testing.

Genetic atlas

I think I covered this before but I am not exactly sure.

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Playing god

People always ask that with new things and genetics is no different. Human beings have to move forward.

Needing a nudge

This article argues that genetic testing needs a nudge.

Friday, February 21, 2014

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Genetic migration map

It is a very good interactive genetic map which allows people to better understand human migration.

Genetic challenge

I have no idea about this.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Good dog

It is a good dog helping this boy with a genetic disorder.

Gay genetics irrational fears

I agree that research onto the genetics of homosexuality does cause irrational fears.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Diet genetics

I don't give a damn about dieting.

Lafora video

This is a tragic story about Lafora a very nasty genetic disease.

Sunday, February 16, 2014

BBC on lazy genetics

BBC News is covering Aberdeen University reserch on lazy people.

Gay genetics cure

The Guardian says don't be surprised if they offer a cure for gay genetics.

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Gay genetics

It is not that straightforward.

Lazy genetics

Some people are just plain lazy and genetics is an excuse.

Friday, February 14, 2014

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Genetic atlas

This genetic atlas is interesting.

Dragon genetics

I never heard of those dragons before.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014


Intelligence is one of the great taboos in genetic research.

Cattle genetics

Another article on cattle genetics.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

King genetics

Genetic sequence fit for a King.

Tibet genetics

Interesting aritcle about the people of Tibet and their genetics and environment.

Monday, February 10, 2014

End genetic diseases

If DNA editing were to end genetic diseases that would be good news.

Lion genetic defects

Those poor lions had to be put down because they had genetic defects due to inbreeding.

Sunday, February 09, 2014

Genetics and technology

Good to see that technology has been used in genetics now to benefit research.

Genetics and aggression

This genetic finding could explain why some toddlers are aggressive.

Saturday, February 08, 2014

Diet genetics

I try to stay clear of all diets. Maybe it is genetic.

Gene therapy

The Economist has an article on this important genetic technique.

Friday, February 07, 2014

Sporting genetics

I covered this story before. It is now on The Globe and Mail.

Pigeon Plunge genetics

I don't know anything about Pigeon Plunge or it's genetics so no guesses.

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Genetic Olympics

I am not sure if I am comfortable with using genetics for this as it is not really in the spirit of sport.

Genetic medical changes

Changes are bound to happen sooner or later.

Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Genetic wary

Genetic testing is not the answer to everything. It can worry people more than it can benefit them.

Pain genetics

Good to see that UK scientists are doing work on pain genetics.

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

Genetic game

This is a good idea and I have seen this genetic game on Sky News.

Ethics and genetics

Ethics is a very important part of genetics and it should always remain so.

Monday, February 03, 2014

Cow genetics

I like eating cows and their genetics is important to me and a lot of other people.

Difficult genetic decision

This is a difficult decision for the Irish involving the genetic and surrogate mothers.

Sunday, February 02, 2014

23andMe still continuing

The genetic testing company 23andMe is continuing with research but is not out of the hot seat yet.

Genetic disorders a name

New technology and genetic sequencing is giving genetic disorders a name which will hopefully benefit patients.

Saturday, February 01, 2014

Genetic monkeys

The first genetic monkeys are born in China.

Smart gene

Sorry folks bad news on that front.