Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 19:10
DNA identification cards can be developed for Indian citizens to serve as a single comprehensive identity cards, said speakers at a conference on DNA here Saturday.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 15:46
Scientists have given the good old cheese a new twist by creating 11 new types using bacteria from the feet, mouths and belly buttons of humans.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 09:16
Tributes were paid on Wednesday to the biochemist Frederick Sanger, the "father of genomics" and the only person to win the Nobel Prize for Chemistry twice, following his death at the age of 95.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 21:36
Scientists have successfully sequenced the genomes of 201 microbes to find out more about the role these tiny, single-celled organisms play in our environment.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 07, 2013, 16:17
Researchers have sequenced the most comprehensive catalogue of great-ape genome diversity ever, offering insight into the primate evolution.
Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 13:37
Researchers in a major international project have sequenced the genome of Emiliania huxleyi, the microscopic plankton species whose chalky skeletons form the iconic white cliffs of Dover.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2013, 11:51
A team of Spanish researchers, coordinated by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), has begun sequencing the genome of the global deep ocean.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 12:28
Researchers at Texas A and M University have successfully sequenced the complete genome of a Scarlet macaw for the first time.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 20, 2013, 12:47
Fishes account for over half of vertebrate species but knowledge about relationships among its various types is still unknown.
Last Updated: Friday, August 31, 2012, 11:01
Researchers have sequenced the genome of a recently discovered branch of extinct humans known as the Denisovans that once interbred with us.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 07, 2012, 18:01
An international consortium, comprised of seven universities and institutes, has completed the first pear genomic sequence in the world.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 11, 2012, 10:37
A biotechnology company announced it has developed a machine to decode an individual`s DNA in a day for $1,000, a long-sought price goal for making the genome useful for medical care.
more videos >>