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Theory Highlights Modern Basics with Spring '17 Campaign

THEORY HIGHLIGHTS MODERN BASICS WITH SPRING '17 CAMPAIGN

Approaching its spring-summer 2017 campaign, Theory remains true to its core DNA. The brand puts sleek essentials front and center....

POWERFUL OPTICAL IMAGING TECHNOLOGY CATCHES DNA NATURALLY FLUORESCING

Biomedical engineers have developed imaging technology that is the first to see DNA 'blink,' or fluoresce. The tool enables researchers...

 
 
 
How to make a woolly mammoth, 4,500 years after extinction, with an elephant as surrogate mother

HOW TO MAKE A WOOLLY MAMMOTH, 4,500 YEARS AFTER EXTINCTION, WITH AN ELEPHANT AS SURROGATE MOTHER

Woolly mammoths - or, at least, animals with very similar DNA - could be brought back from extinction within two years, say scientists...

Genetic Markers Linked To Baldness in Men

GENETIC MARKERS LINKED TO BALDNESS IN MEN

A simple DNA test could soon predict if a man will go bald, after scientists discover 287 genes responsible for hair loss.

 
 
 
Life-threatening risks arise from new DNA-modified "three parent" babies

LIFE-THREATENING RISKS ARISE FROM NEW DNA-MODIFIED "THREE PARENT" BABIES

A controversial new biotechnology technique to produce children with three genetic parents might not actually cure the congenital diseases...

Faulty Versions of DONSON Genes Linked to Dwarfism

FAULTY VERSIONS OF DONSON GENES LINKED TO DWARFISM

DONSON gene plays a crucial role in ensuring DNA is copied correctly when cells divide and grow.

 
 
 

SAGE SCIENCE LAUNCHES INSTRUMENT TO PURIFY HIGH-QUALITY DNA FROM CELLS FOR LONG-RANGE GENOMICS

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Abstract Expressionism Art, Contemporary Painting "Primitive DNA" by International Contemporary Abstract Artist Arrachme

ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM ART, CONTEMPORARY PAINTING "PRIMITIVE DNA" BY INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ABSTRACT ARTIST ARRACHME

16"x20" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Fine Art Reproductions are also Available

 
 
 
Innocent Service Dog Avoids The “Death Penalty” Thanks To DNA Evidence

INNOCENT SERVICE DOG AVOIDS THE “DEATH PENALTY” THANKS TO DNA EVIDENCE

It's a story perfectly suited for Law & Order: Canine Unit. Jeb, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, acts as a service dog to elderly veteran,...

PAG Workshop: Wide Breadth of Research Benefiting from SMRT Sequencing

PAG WORKSHOP: WIDE BREADTH OF RESEARCH BENEFITING FROM SMRT SEQUENCING

If you didn't get to the Plant and Animal Genome meeting this year, you missed a great workshop featuring SMRT Sequencing users and...

 
 
 
Berkeley Lab Gets $4.6M in Functional Genomics Catalog Project

BERKELEY LAB GETS $4.6M IN FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS CATALOG PROJECT

The Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is set to receive close to $4.6 million over four years as part of...

Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi Leaving After Season 10

DOCTOR WHO: PETER CAPALDI LEAVING AFTER SEASON 10

The role of Doctor Who has recasting the character built directly into its Time Lord DNA. The character's ongoing regenerations allow...

 
 
 

HTA: ESTIMATION OF DNA METHYLATION AND HYDROXYLATION LEVELS AND EFFICIENCIES FROM TIME COURSE DATA

Motivation: Methylation and hydroxylation of cytosines to form 5-methylcytosine and 5-hydroxymethylcytosine belong to the most important...

A COMPREHENSIVE QUALITY CONTROL WORKFLOW FOR PAIRED TUMOR-NORMAL NGS EXPERIMENTS

Summary: Quality control is an important part of all NGS data analysis stages. Many available tools calculate QC metrics from different...

 
 
 
Can New DNA Science Help Keep Our Fish Safe?

CAN NEW DNA SCIENCE HELP KEEP OUR FISH SAFE?

Scientists are experimenting with species' environmental DNA to find out how far and how fast it travels in streams. The technology...

LOW-AFFINITY IRON TRANSPORT PROTEIN UVT3277 IS IMPORTANT FOR PATHOGENESIS IN THE RICE FALSE SMUT FUNGUS USTILAGINOIDEA VIRENS

Abstract Ustilaginoidea virens is the causal agent of rice false smut disease resulting in quantitative and qualitative losses in rice....

 
 
 
12 Alternative Facts of Human Genetics

12 ALTERNATIVE FACTS OF HUMAN GENETICS

I've always wanted to write about my favorite experiment in human genetics, but a news hook was elusive. Not any more! Thank you Kellyanne...

2015 YEAR IN REVIEW

It has been another year of growth at the University of Florida Genetics Institute . During 2015, we welcomed another five faculty...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS CREATE FIRST STABLE SEMISYNTHETIC ORGANISM

Life's genetic code has only ever contained four natural bases. These bases pair up to form two "base pairs"-the rungs of the DNA ladder-and...

T-6B ALLOCATES MORE ASSIMILATION PRODUCT FOR OIL SYNTHESIS AND LESS FOR POLYSACCHARIDE SYNTHESIS DURING THE SEED DEVELOPMENT OF ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA

As an Agrobacterium tumefaciens T-DNA oncogene, T-6b induces the development of tumors and the enation syndrome in vegetative tissues...