Latest DNA News

At our cores, we’re all strengthened by ‘dumbbells’
Languages and Genes Shed Light on pre-Incan Cultural Development in Central Andes
Insights Into a Tiny Insect That Causes Big Damage
DNA-peptide interactions create complex behaviours which may have helped shape biology
Funding boost for young marine researchers
Labor keen to talk about their ‘shack tax’ again
How much do our genes restrict free will?
No genetic signs that hearing loss causes Alzheimer’s disease
Max Planck-Humboldt Research Award 2020 presented in life sciences for first time
Study finds new gene that causes bone cancer
Academy Fellows elected to Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences
Maths model key to aerial detection system
Families and researchers work together to shed light on stillbirth and perinatal death
Impact grants propel novel research
Wheat researchers progress quest for better adapted cultivars
Future biosensor for continuous monitoring using molecular look-alikes
Moles: intersexual and genetically doped
CBA recognised for innovation in start-up space
Research finds clues to mine site restoration effectiveness in soil
Two Nobel Prize wins
Taking STING out of MND
Emmanuelle Charpentier honoured with 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
New facilities push advanced materials boundaries
Study confirms genetic link in cerebral palsy
Dr. Susan Rosenberg honored with NIH Director’s Pioneer Award
Evolution of Y chromosome in great apes deciphered
UQ tech could offer ‘faster, cheaper and mobile’ COVID-19 diagnosis
Ludwig study finds a common nutritional supplement might boost effects of cancer immunotherapy
A small switch with a big impact
A Tale of Two Cesspits: DNA Reveals Intestinal Health in Medieval Europe and Middle East
Stem cells can help repair spinal cord after injury
Hundreds of jobs in gear as M1 exits upgrades ramp up
Hidden DNA fragment ‘trigger switch’ for male development
Call for comment on a new type of genetically modified corn 1 October
Bacteria virus combo may be cause of neonatal brain infections in Uganda
Neandertal gene variant increases risk of severe Covid-19
Rodent ancestors combined portions of blood and venom genes to make pheromones
“Portfolio” of marine reserves enhances fish populations
There’s no single gene for left-handedness. At least 41 regions of DNA are involved
Blueprint to more productive cattle herds
Gene links short-term memory to unexpected brain area
App analyses coronavirus genome on a smartphone
Ancient microbial life used arsenic to thrive in a world without oxygen
Low doses of insecticide trigger neurodegeneration in insects
Toyota’s local talent leads advances for HILUX heroes
Johannes Krause Wins “Fabio Frassetto” International Prize for Paleoanthropology
Cathy Freeman’s Golden Moment Now Preserved on Synthetic DNA
Capturing marine biodiversity with power of genetics