DNA sequences

DNA sequences of birds` poop may help avoid `bird strike`

The DNA sequences of insects and large predatory birds may help stop bird-airplane collisions, a study has suggested.

Dec 16, 2013, 17:07 PM IST

Soon, simple blood test to spot arthritis early

Scientists have made a genetic breakthrough into the underlying causes of arthritis which they claim could result in a simple blood test to predict who is at risk of the crippling disease.

Jan 21, 2013, 16:05 PM IST

`Tweaked` tomatoes could be `juicier and tastier`

The tomato genome sequence includes both the domesticated type and its wild ancestor, Solanum pimpinellifolium

May 31, 2012, 18:44 PM IST