How a consumer genetics company amassed a database of willing research participants.
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From genetically modified foods to gene therapy, 2014 was a big year for rewriting biology.
For $25 a year, Google will keep a copy of any genome in the cloud.
The inventor of a breakthrough DNA test for Down syndrome says the technology can be used to screen people for cancer.
A DNA sequencer the size of a cell phone could change where, and how, gene research occurs.
Improvements in DNA analysis are helping us rewrite the past and better grasp what it means to be human.
He watched his brother die from a cancer no drug could cure. Now one of the world’s most renowned cancer researchers says it’s time for Plan B.
The ability to create primates with intentional mutations could provide powerful new ways to study complex and genetically baffling brain disorders.
After outflanking and outlasting competitors, it is on top of the genome-sequencing business—just as that market is about to soar in importance.
Precise and easy ways to rewrite human genes could finally provide the tools that researchers need to understand and cure some of our most deadly genetic diseases.