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Scientists in China Claim First Gene-Edited Babies
By Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press
He Jiankui of Shenzhen used a powerful new tool to alter the DNA of twin girls born this month in China.
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DNA Testing Company Teams With Pharmaceutical Giant GlaxoSmithKline
It's 23andMe's latest collaboration to develop new drugs with genetic data from customers who volunteered to participate.
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Scientists Turn To DNA Technology To Search For Loch Ness Monster
The researchers plan to scour the Loch Ness next month for evidence of its supposed inhabitant.
People Always Ask ‘What Are You?’ A DNA Kit Gave Me The Unexpected Answer.
, Guest Writer
I was looking for the missing part of my racial identity and ended up finding out so much more.
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Watch Ted Cruz's Reaction When Asked To Take A DNA Test To Prove He's Human
Is that a yes or a no?
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Home Genetic Tests May Be Riddled With Errors, And Companies Aren't Keeping Track
Before you sign up for a home DNA test, learn more from this couple's story.
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What Are Beauty DNA Kits, And Why Are They Popping Up Everywhere?
By Courtney Leiva, Yahoo Lifestyle
At-home DNA testing options are becoming practically mainstream these days, as we’ve all seen kits (think 23andMe and FamilyTreeDNA
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Oldest-Known Briton 'Cheddar Man’ Wasn’t Fair-Skinned After All
DNA analysis of Britain's oldest complete skeleton reveals the first modern Britons had "dark to black skin" and dark hair.
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If You Get The Asian Glow, Alcohol Could Be Way Worse For Your Body
A new study suggests that people who get an alcohol-induced red flush may see more DNA damage than those who don't.
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Buddies Since 6th Grade Find Out They’re Actually Brothers
Alan Robinson and Walter Macfarlane met about 60 years ago.
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No Jail Time For Fertility Doctor Who Used His Sperm To Impregnate Patients
"Our pain was not acknowledged," one of the victims said.
Repackaging Abolition: Targeting Christians, Conservatives
Author, American Prisons: A Critical Primer on Culture and Con...
Recent events have put the death penalty and wrongful conviction on center stage in America. Last month, a California man
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Bad News For Bigfoot? Biologist Says Yetis Are Really Just Bears
"You can never for sure prove that there is nothing out there."
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Is Ancestry.com Worth It? Cyber Monday Shoppers Think So
Sales of the DNA kit increased by 700 percent in just one day.
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What Happens When You Put 500,000 People's DNA Online
Exploring the American idea since 1857
Never had genetics research moved so fast.
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We Can And Must Win For Children!
Marian Wright Edelman
President, Children's Defense Fund
The Trump administration is behaving in ways that will imperil American children for years to come.
Personalizing Medicine, Past Reductionism
David L. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.
Founder, True Health Initiative
Personalizing medicine is among the salient themes of modern advance, and clearly among the more widely captivating. President
Robyn Gardner's Sister To Have Human Bone Found In Aruba DNA-Tested
The bone was found during a recent search for Natalee Holloway.
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BTS Earns Highest Ever Spot On Billboard Hot 100 For A K-pop Group
BTS already made history by being the first K-pop group to win Billboard's Top Social Artist award.
An Exonerated Prisoner Shares What Freedom Is Like After 19 Years Behind Bars
By Erica Euse
Freedom for Barry Gibbs hasn’t been easy, thankfully he has a friend in Vanessa Potkin.
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