Scientists said today that they have cracked the genetic code of the tsetse fly, potentially helping to tackle one of sub-Saharan Africa`s most devastating livestock diseases as well as human sleeping sickness.
Scientists have long believed that DNA tells the cells how to make proteins. But the discovery of a new, second DNA code Thursday suggests the body speaks two different languages.
In a finding that would help understand evolution of life and also have implications for medical science, scientists today said they have been able to solve the mystery of nature in protein synthesis.
Researchers have now offered an intriguing new view about how life began on Earth.
Researchers predict that cancer will become a manageable disease, thanks to a revolutionary treatment which will be available within five years.
Researchers have uncovered a new element of the honeybee’s genetic makeup, which may help to explain why bees are so sensitive to environmental changes.
Regulators have approved the first therapy in the western world that can correct errors in a person’s genetic code, it has been revealed.
Scientists claim to have identified a gene which can increase the risk of male breast cancer by 50 per cent
The tomato genome sequence includes both the domesticated type and its wild ancestor, Solanum pimpinellifolium
Scientists have cracked the genetic code of superbugs such as MRSA, figuring out why they have become so resistant to anti-bioitics in mixed infections.
The wealth of info locked up in human genome can help doctors advise patients on lifestyle changes to stave off diseases.
A team of scientists has identified the exact means by which an alteration in gene PTPN22 increases risk for RA.
Scientists claim to have carried out a first-of-its-kind study of a patient with lung
cancer, who never smoked.
Scientists have been able to "edit" genetic code, a breakthrough which they say could pave way for some hereditary diseases.
A Japanese has joined the elite club
of humans whose genetic code has been fully sequenced.
Scientists have cracked the code for a variety of apple that paves the way to healthier fruits.
This could help fight climate change, disease and population growth.
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