Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Black death genetics

The Mail has a very interesting article on the genetics of the black death and it may have started off as a harmless bug.

City and country moose divide

There is genetic differences between city and country moose. I did not know there were any moose in cities.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Better than breeding

According to this article genetic engineering is better than breeding.

Ancestral genetics and TB

It seems that mapping ancestral genetics could play some part in the fight against TB.

Sunday, June 28, 2015

It escapes me

This genetics story escapes me as I don't understand it.

Employer genetics

I would not share the results of genetic testing with my employer.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

British genetics

Herald Scotland has a interesting article about British genetics which could explain the divide.

Genetic landmark

This case is a very important genetic landmark and I hope to see many more important cases like this one.

Friday, June 26, 2015

Coral genetics

This time it is ABC News in Australia which has a article on the genetics of corals.

Terrible for Rogers

It must be terrible for Rogers and his wife to see their baby die of this rare genetic disorder.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Coral genetics

Interesting article on coral genetics and global warming.

Freeze young male sperm

We hear all about women and the biological clock. Now it is young men who need to freeze their sperm to avoid geneitc diseases.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Google genetics follow up

A follow up to the last story I published about Google and genetics.

Google and genetic data

This could be good news for genetic research.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Help Lily

You can help Lily and others like her who suffer from this horrific genetic disease by donating to the charity.

Australian lead

Good to see that Australians leading in a area of genetic research.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Nazi blockade genetics

Interesting article about the genetics of the Nazi blockade of Leningrad.

Be careful

It might be a good cause but you should still be careful when giving away your genetic sample.

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Kennewick Man

I have covered this before but nevertheless it is a very important genetic story.

Genetic defect

I had no idea that dimples were a genetic defect.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Insurance and genetics

This will never really go away as genetics plays a important part in our health

Well worth it

The President of Ireland has made a good decision in awarding this young genetics researcher the prize.

Friday, June 19, 2015

Breastfeeding problems

Too soon to say if breastfeeding problems could be genetic.

Genetic engineering and nuts

It seems that genetic enginerring could bring back the Chestnut.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Kennewick man and Native Americans

Another good use of genetics to better understand history.

Good genetics

This is one of the things that genetics should be used for.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Ebola genetics

The Guardian has a interesting article on the genetics of Ebola.

Yes it can

Taking control of your genetic information can go too far.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Mental health and creativity

I have covered the links between mental health and creativity before.

Bad mummy

You shouldn't give your sons genetic flaws.

Monday, June 15, 2015

Difficult genetics

The Swiss have made a difficult genetic decision.

Genetic trends

Genetic trends are very hard to predict.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Genetic switch

A important article on genetic switch. It seems that it can explain things like gender.

Healthy genetic information

I would not try to access it myself personally. I don't want to know my genetic risks.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Genetically engineered virus cures patients

According to the Telegraph a genetically engineered virus has cured patients of skin cancer.

Brain cancer genetics

A major discovery in brain cancer genetics.

Friday, June 12, 2015

Musk and genetic engineering

Elon Musk doesn't want to get into genetic engineering because of the Hitler problem.

Genetic race

Article on race to crack genetic code.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Brain genetics

A interesting article with a nice picture.

Brain tumor genetic makeup

Brain tumor genetic makeup is critical to treatment.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Automated genetic testing

Not sure if I really understand this automated genetic testing.

Glaucoma genetics

A study on the genetics of glaucoma.

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

High price of genius

A new genetic study has shown the high price of genius

Mental health and creativity

A follow up to the Guardian story from last night.

Monday, June 08, 2015

Creativity and mental illness

New genetic study claims to have found a link between creativity and mental illness.

Edit genetic essence of life

We should be able to edit the genetic essence of life so long as it is of benefit to society if not than no.

Sunday, June 07, 2015

Young gene

Some people have the gene which makes them look younger.

Genetic engineering plants

It's good to see that genetic engineering is been used to make plants survive droughts.

Saturday, June 06, 2015

Trauma genetics

I have not thought about trauma genetics.

Better diagnosis

Another way that genetics is playing a important part.

Friday, June 05, 2015

Genetic engineering illnesses

Genetic engineering could get rid of some of those illnesses.

Surprising genetics

The people behind the genetic study were surprised.

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Having babies genetics

Are some women having babies earlier because of their genetics?

GM crops in India

It's good to see NGO's in India making a call for genetically modified crops.

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

First child genetics

Genetics play a role in when women will have their first child.

Scottish genetics leader

He works in Cardiff not in Scotland.

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Addiction genetics

In light of what happened to Charles Kennedy this is a important article.

Cancer genetics

It seems to be different in younger people.

Monday, June 01, 2015

Cheap genetics

Those genetic tests cost under $500 so long as you don't use insurance companies.

Funny genetics

This story was rubbished on Sky News last night. We need more evidence on this.