Human DNA

Night shifts may be obstructing your body's ability to repair DNA damage!

Night shifts may be obstructing your body's ability to repair DNA damage!

Research has shown that melatonin production boosts the activity of the genes involved in the NER pathway.

Jun 27, 2017, 18:28 PM IST
Our DNA less 'human' than scientists previously thought!

Our DNA less 'human' than scientists previously thought!

About eight percent of what we think of as our "human" DNA actually came from viruses.

Mar 23, 2016, 15:48 PM IST

Tiny genetic mutation behind golden locks

Blondes have been both prized and mocked by people for their golden locks for ages.

Jun 02, 2014, 04:03 AM IST

Lock and key mechanism behind human fertility

Researchers at Leeds and Bradford have discovered a unique ``DNA signature`` in human sperm, which may act as a key that unlocks an egg``s fertility and triggers new life.

Aug 04, 2009, 17:10 PM IST

Lock and key mechanism behind human fertility

Researchers at Leeds and Bradford have discovered a unique ``DNA signature`` in human sperm, which may act as a key that unlocks an egg``s fertility and triggers new life.

Aug 04, 2009, 00:00 AM IST