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How Cats Became Domestic? DNA Provides New Clues

How Cats Became Domesticated? DNA Provides New Clues

DNA analysis shows how domestic cats spread around the world...

Jun 20 2017, 2:52pm CDT

First Ever DNA Study of Egyptian Mummies Reveals Surprising Clues about their Ancestry

First Ever DNA Data from Egyptian Mummies Reveals Surprising Clues about their Ancestry

Ancient Egyptians were found to be most closely related to Middle Easterners...

May 31 2017, 12:59am CDT

Ancient Human DNA Without Bones Found in Cave Dirt

Ancient Human DNA Without Bones Found in Cave Dirt

Scientists have found ancient human DNA in cave sediments without any traces of bones nearby. This has indeed intrigued the res...

Apr 28 2017, 3:38am CDT

New DNA Repair can Reverse Cellular Aging

New DNA Repair can Reverse Cellular Aging

Apparently, scientists have found a very important step in DNA repair that had been ignored uptil now....

Mar 24 2017, 2:06pm CDT

Random DNA Mutations Cause Most Cancers

Random DNA Mutations Cause Most Cancers

Scientists have discovered that certain random mutations in DNA may cause cancer in those prone to the disease....

Mar 24 2017, 11:34am CDT

Woolly Mammoths Died Out due to DNA Mutations

Woolly Mammoths Died Out due to DNA Mutations

It looks like woolly mammoths faced genetic isolation before they died out....

Mar 3 2017, 4:39am CST

DNA Stores a Computer Operating System and Short Movie

DNA Stores a Computer Operating System and Short Movie

A micro-computer that employs DNA strands could store all the data in the global village....

Mar 3 2017, 2:39am CST

Neanderthal DNA Still Affecting Modern Human Genome Sequence

Neanderthal DNA Still Affecting Modern Human Genome Sequence

It is being said that the modern human genome sequence may carry a leftover contribution from Neanderthal DNA. This is somethin...

Feb 24 2017, 9:31am CST

World’s First Stable Organism with Modified DNA Created

World’s First Stable Organism with Modified DNA Created

Scientists have developed the world’s very first primitive semi-synthetic organism with modified DNA. It is indeed a wonder to...

Jan 25 2017, 9:01am CST

Smallpox Virus Found in 17th Century Child Mummy DNA Rewrites History of Deadly Disease

Smallpox Virus Found in 17th Century Child Mummy DNA Rewrites History of Deadly Disease

A virus found in a juvenile mummy is proof that a deadly version of small pox created devastation even earlier than some 3000 y...

Dec 9 2016, 7:11am CST

Smoking Leads to DNA Mutations That Cause Cancer

Smoking Leads to DNA Mutations That Cause Cancer

It has been found that smoking cigarettes leads to mutations in the DNA of the smokers....

Nov 5 2016, 6:39am CDT

Where did Domestic Cats Come From? New Clues from DNA Analysis

Where did Domestic Cats Come From? New Clues from DNA Analysis

DNA analysis of several cat remains acorss the world provides more insight into cat domestication history...

Sep 24 2016, 8:13am CDT

DNA Study Confirms Aboriginal Australians the World's Oldest Living Civilisation on Earth

DNA Study Confirms Aboriginal Australians the World's Oldest Living Civilisation on Earth

A series of DNA tests showed Australian Aboriginal civilization to be the oldest in the world....

Sep 22 2016, 7:22am CDT

Smoking can Permanently Damage your DNA, Study Finds

Smoking can Permanently Damage your DNA, Study Finds

Smoking cigarette leaves long lasting impact on human DNA and can cause to alter more than 7,000 genes linked to several smokin...

Sep 20 2016, 10:52pm CDT

Water Bear Protein ‘Dsup’ Protects Human DNA from Radiation Damage

Water Bear Protein ‘Dsup’ Protects Human DNA from Radiation Damage

The newly discovered protein is doubly more resistant to X-ray damage than normal human proteins....

Sep 20 2016, 9:53pm CDT

There are Four Giraffe Species Reveals DNA Analysis

There are Four Giraffe Species Reveals DNA Analysis

Scientists have, in a genetic analysis, found that giraffes are actually not one species, but four.Up until now, they had only...

Sep 9 2016, 4:59am CDT

First DNA Sequencing Done in Space

First DNA Sequencing Done in Space

A novel experiment of DNA sequencing in outer space has brought about a virtual revolution....

Aug 31 2016, 6:22am CDT

Genome Editing Method Discovered That Does Not Cleave DNA

Genome Editing Method Discovered That Does Not Cleave DNA

A genome editing method was discovered that does not cleave DNA. The researchers have really done it this time and they deserve...

Aug 27 2016, 1:41pm CDT

Analog DNA Circuit Makes Mathematical Calculations in a Test Tube

Analog DNA Circuit Makes Mathematical Calculations in a Test Tube

Scientists have made an analog DNA circuit that makes mathematical calculations in a test tube....

Aug 24 2016, 6:01am CDT

Ancient DNA Shows First Americans Did Not Use Ice-Free Corridor

Ancient DNA Shows First Americans Did Not Use Ice-Free Corridor

A study on ancient DNA shows early Americans to have actually followed quite a different route of entry into the New World. The...

Aug 11 2016, 5:41am CDT

DNA is Blueprint of Life due to its Dynamic Nature

DNA is Blueprint of Life due to its Dynamic Nature

Scientists are saying that a change in the structure of the thing called DNA may be the reason it is the building block of life...

Aug 2 2016, 5:51am CDT

Scientists Use DNA Origami to Make Microscopic Painting of Vincent van Gogh

Scientists Use DNA Origami to Make Microscopic Painting of Vincent van Gogh

Scientists have achieved the rare and impossible. They have used DNA techniques to make a microscopic replica of Van Gogh'...

Jul 13 2016, 8:01am CDT

New Storage Method Developed - DNA?

New Storage Method Developed - DNA?

Microsoft and the University of Washington have teamed up to store a record 200 megabytes of data on DNA. They were able to enc...

Jul 7 2016, 3:03pm CDT

Researchers confirm second layer of information in our DNA

Researchers confirm second layer of information in our DNA

London, June 9 (IANS) Confirming a long-standing hypothesis, scientists from the Netherlands' Leiden University have shown that...

Jun 9 2016, 12:37pm CDT

Ancient DNA Reveals that Phoenician Man From Carthage had European Ancestry

Ancient DNA Reveals that Phoenician Man From Carthage had European Ancestry

The analysis of the first complete DNA obtained from a 2500-year-old Pheonician points to European ancestors....

May 28 2016, 12:38am CDT

Lab Test Finds Rat and Human DNA in Burger Brands

Lab Test Finds Rat and Human DNA in Burger Brands

Vast number of burgers sold across the United States have hygiene issues and misleading ingredients....

May 11 2016, 7:04am CDT

DNA Sequencing Traces the Domestication Origins of Camels

DNA Sequencing Traces the Domestication Origins of Camels

Research suggests that ancient trading routes are responsible for shaping the genetics of the dromedary....

May 10 2016, 9:32pm CDT

Ancient DNA Sequencing Reveals History of Ice Age Europeans

Ancient DNA Sequencing Reveals History of Ice Age Europeans

Ice Age Europeans had dark complexions and brown eyes. The genetic analysis also shed light on the complex migration patterns i...

May 3 2016, 3:23am CDT

Scientists build World's Smallest Thermometer using DNA

Scientists build World's Smallest Thermometer using DNA

Researchers have created a programmable DNA thermometer that is 20,000 times smaller than a human hair.This scientific advance...

Apr 27 2016, 3:34am CDT

Scientists have Figured out How to Store Digital Images in DNA

Scientists have Figured out How to Store Digital Images in DNA

University of Washington researchers have found a way to store and retrieve digital data in DNA molecules....

Apr 11 2016, 1:02am CDT

Modern Human DNA Lacks Neanderthal Y Chromosome

Modern Human DNA Lacks Neanderthal Y Chromosome

Genetic information has lent us vital clues as to the departure line between humans and Neanderthals....

Apr 8 2016, 8:03am CDT

Study shows how oxygen can kill DNA

Study shows how oxygen can kill DNA

Moscow, April 6 (IANS) A new study by an international team of scientists has revealed conditions under which a body produces m...

Apr 6 2016, 7:11am CDT

World's Smallest Diode Created by Single Molecule of DNA

World's Smallest Diode Created by Single Molecule of DNA

The experts have employed a DNA strand to make the tiniest of diodes in the entire global village....

Apr 5 2016, 9:18am CDT

Ancient Viruses Lay Dormant in Our DNA

Ancient Viruses Found in Our DNA

Human DNA contains ancient viral strands....

Mar 22 2016, 1:40pm CDT

Ancient DNA Shows Humans Interbred with Neanderthals

Ancient DNA Shows Humans Interbred with Neanderthals

The latest DNA genome sequencing evidence shows that ancient humans and Neanderthals probably engaged in interbreeding way back...

Mar 18 2016, 7:16am CDT

Nanomachine

Scientists Develop Nanoplasmonic System of DNA Bundles Activated By Optical Signals

Scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Stuttgart have developed a nanoplasmonic system of DNA bund...

Feb 24 2016, 6:06am CST

Salmon Hatcheries Cause Changes in Fish DNA

Salmon Hatcheries Cause Changes in Fish DNA

It has been found that salmon hatcheries may cause profound changes in fish DNA....

Feb 18 2016, 8:02am CST

Neanderthal DNA may influence Smoke Addiction and Depression in Modern Man

Neanderthal DNA may influence Smoke Addiction and Depression in Modern Man

It has been found that Neanderthal DNA may influence everything from nicotine addiction to depression trends in modern man....

Feb 12 2016, 7:24am CST

Illumina's headquater office in San Diego

Illumina Begins Startup, Grail, To Defeat Cancer with DNA Tests

In a renewed bid to defeat cancer, Illumina is proposing to float a new startup Grail which will detect cancer via diagnostic b...

Jan 11 2016, 5:51am CST

DNA Diet may be the Future of Weight Loss

Weight Loss DNA Diet Coming Soon

It has been surmised that the DNA diet may be the future of fat loss for so many afflicted with the curse of obesity....

Dec 26 2015, 3:05am CST