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 â†’
Researchers have found the roots of the special relationship between humans and cats.
In two men, the AIDS-causing virus was inactivated due to an altered HIV gene.
Two mutated genes help to explain why the majority of all violent crimes are committed by a small group of antisocial, repeat male offenders.
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.
The research unexpectedly revealed that ancient Europeans started dairying thousands of years before they evolved genes to make the most of it.
Eight genes influence our preferences for a cup o' Joe.
Gene drives allow scientists to edit the DNA in wild organisms and could have global consequences.
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