Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:04
A new study claims that only 8.2 percent of our DNA actually does some significant work.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 19:27
A new diagnostic test may be around the corner thanks to the discovery of two gene mutations that mark the progression from a harmless oesophageal condition to cancer, according to research published in Nature Genetics.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 14:08
In a landmark find, a team of international researchers led by Indian scientists, for the first time, in the world has mapped more than 17,000 proteins in 30 organs of the human body.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 14:36
Researchers have taken a major step forward understanding how enzymes `edit` genes, which has paved the way for correcting genetic diseases in patients.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 04, 2014, 13:39
Scientists have found that mice lacking one copy of a gene called CTCF have a normal DNA methylation and are markedly predisposed to cancer, which can provide new hope for breast cancer.
Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:16
Researchers have revealed that genetic adaptions of tsetse fly allow it to have such unique biology and transmit disease to both humans and animals.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 12:23
Researchers have generated a 3D model of the human malaria parasite genome at three different stages in the parasite`s life cycle.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 19:18
Contagious yawning may not be linked to empathy and tiredness and could decrease as one ages, a new study has found.