Latest chromosome News

Brains of Neanderthals developed differently from those of modern humans
Climate warming damages DNA of endangered songbirds, study finds
Shaping up Genome for Cell Division
Treatment for commonest form of blindness moves step closer
Lupus-causing gene paves way for new and tailored treatments
Australian scientists find genetic cause of lupus
Two Sets of Sex Chromosomes Determine More Than Just Sex
DNA discovery reveals critical ‘accordion effect’ for switching off genes
Scientists decipher iconic Helmeted Honeyeater genome, paving way for genetic rescue operations
Renowned wheat genome advocate wins 2021 Farrer Memorial Medal
One bird’s joy is another bird’s sorrow
Potato genome decoded
Approval for Neuren Pharmaceuticals’ Phase 2 trial in Angelman syndrome
Covid genetic risk variant protects against HIV
Molecular profiling of meningioma can lead to improved prognosis and therapy
Rise of termite clone queendoms offers clue to curb invasions
Genetic Changes in Bronze Age Southern Iberia
Cancer researchers elected to health and medical sciences academy
New help for Australians on IVF journey
Hudson Institute part of international project exploring sex differences in disease
Pros of using pronouns
Cutting edge DNA technology to identify Australian fallen soldiers’ remains
Detecting pregnancy risks earlier
High-speed model for fight against corona
Unexpected discovery about stem cell immortality: study
A gel for dosage compensation
Possible genetic triggers of autism symptoms and motor issues identified for several rare diseases
At our cores, we’re all strengthened by ‘dumbbells’
Evolution of Y chromosome in great apes deciphered
Problems with reproduction in birds
Neandertal gene variant increases risk of severe Covid-19
Y chromosomes of Neandertals and Denisovans now sequenced
Gene discovery may explain female melanoma survival advantage
Breaks in genome
Genetic basis of bats’ superpowers revealed
Genome Guardians Stop and Reel in DNA to Correct Replication Errors
Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Genetic Variants for Two Neuroimaging Traits
New findings impact disorders of sex development
“I can now plan for a long-term research career in Germany”
Cancer cells adapt to lack of key nutrient, posing potential problems for drugmakers
New method reveals where DNA is at risk in cell
Research shines spotlight on health woes of Mururoa veterans and their children
An Escapade With Consequences
Dock and Harbor: A Novel Mechanism for Controlling Genes
Virgin birth has scientists buzzing
New technique delivers complete DNA sequences of chromosomes inherited from mother and father
Strong signals show how proteins come and go
Why do men die younger? It’s all in Y chromosome