Genetic Mutation Causes Rare Form Of MS
Scientists discovered a rare mutation that makes it very likely a person will develop a devastating form of MS.
Decades Of College-Educated Singles Marrying Each Other Hasn't Changed Our Genetic Makeup
More college graduates marrying each other has not increased the prevalence of the gene associated with education.
Losing The Y Chromosome May Place Men At Higher Risk Of Alzheimer's
Older men who have a mutation that leads to the loss of their Y chromosome in blood cells may have an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Genetic Analysis Reveals Where African Americans' Ancestors Lived
A new study has detailed the complicated genetic history of black Americans to help better understand their unique genome.
Growing Up In Poverty Changes The Brain
Poverty can lead to biological changes in the brains of teenagers, which in turn can lead to depressive symptoms: study.
How British People Have Evolved Over The Last 2,000 Years
A new genome analysis technique has revealed how the British people have evolved in the last two millenniums.
Scientists May Soon Write DNA From Nothing, But Is It Ethical?
Synthesizing the human DNA sequence could have many benefits, but is it too risky on an ethical level?
Dad's Poor Lifestyle Choices Affect His Sperm, Child's Health
A new study has analyzed the effects that a man's lifestyle choices can have on his future offspring.
Alcohol Abuse — It's In Your Genes?
Researchers in England believe they have identified a gene linked to impulsive behavior in teenagers.
Believe It Or Not, We're All Mutants
An in-depth investigation of what causes genetic mutations and what effect they can have on our health and appearance.
Your Veggie Burgers Aren't Entirely Veggie, Study Finds
Many of our delicious burgers come with quality flaws, a new report from a Cali-based food lab finds.
Why Does Hair Turn Gray?
Sophia Cai from Reactions discusses why our hair eventually turns gray.