A baby created with DNA from three people could be born as soon as this year.
Flatulence, diarrhea, rashes and other health issues have been with some humans and their ancestors for up to a million or more years.
Think you are all European or African? DNA reveals that many of us are actually of mixed heritage.
Reaching a ripe old age seems to have little to do with lifestyle and a lot to do with genes, concludes a new study on 17 of the oldest people on the planet. Continue reading →
People with a rare disorder called anhidrosis cannot produce sweat, and now a new study finds that the condition may be caused by a mutation in a single gene.
A gene studied in fruit flies, and shared by humans, is activated leading to an increased lifespan.
Parasitic plants and their hosts may use genetic information as a language. Continue reading →
Spouses may be more genetically similar than individuals randomly paired, reports a new study. Continue reading →
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