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Feb 3, 2016 11:34 AM ET // Bianca Nogrady, ABC Science Online
Whether we prefer to get up at the crack of dawn or work late into the night may be influenced by genes.
Dec 3, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Does your favorite purebred dog come from an ancient canine lineage? See if the breed made our list.
Nov 23, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Just one creature can live in space, and now scientists have found the tardigrade has the highest amount of foreign DNA in its genome.
Oct 20, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Chinese scientists edit out a key gene to make extra-muscular pups.
Oct 8, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Nature has figured out how to prevent cancer in elephants, and now new research is revealing their disease-fighting strategies could also work in people.
Sep 29, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
It's not always about the mom -- grandmothers also play a role in a child's respiratory fitness.
Sep 4, 2015 06:46 AM ET // Discovery.com staff
researchers have identified the process through which a specific gene mutates, causing the condition. Continue reading →
Jun 5, 2015 09:08 AM ET // AFP
The method, called VirScan, provides an alternative to sampling blood for one virus at a time.
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