Neanderthal DNA May Provide Clues About the Genetic Risks for Brain Disorders and Addiction

Summary: Traits with the strongest Neanderthal DNA contribution were sleep patterns, smoking habits, and alcohol consumption.…

Mom Becomes a Nurse to Care for Her Daughter with Rare Genetic Condition – Scrubs

Kelley Heger’s life changed dramatically when her five-month-old daughter, Jullian, was diagnosed with a rare genetic…

genedrive PLC seeks US approval for genetic variant test

Molecular diagnostics company Genedrive PLC (AIM:GDR) is seeking US regulatory approval for one of its key…

Axonia Medical Introduces SeqStudio Genetic Analyzer for Human Identification

SeqStudio Genetic Analyzer SeqStudio Genetic Analyzer is a capillary electrophoresis platform for human identification. SeqStudio Genetic…

MIJ carcase camera playing critical part in Wagyu genetic progress

The BIG launch of Meat Image Japan’s objective carcass grading camera is helping to underpin the…

Breakthrough genetic test detects risk of canine cruciate ligament rupture

The American Veterinary Medical Association announced that a new genetic test is now available to detect…

New genetic variation from old and exotic varieties for environmentally friendly wheat cultivation

In addition to the almost 9,000 winter wheat accessions, the scientists also cultivated elite varieties in…

Can Genetic testing predict future death? Here’s what experts say

These tests work by analyzing a person’s genetic code, looking for specific mutations that put them…

Time for Universal Germline Genetic Testing in Breast Cancer

A new study provides additional support for universal germline genetic testing for women with breast cancer.…

Mapping Our Genetic Ties to Neanderthals Deserved a Nobel

What do Neanderthals have to do with medicine? As it turns out, more than enough to…