The Daily Scan - Page 15


Traveling Genome

The Smithsonian's genomics exhibit will tour the country.

Cheaper Sequencing, Higher Costs?

Will genome sequencing prod healthcare costs upward?

Biopharming Regulations

Biopharmed drugs offer much promise; but how should they be regulated?

This Week in PNAS

Inflammatory genes, diabetes risk mutations, squirrel defenses.

Investment Boom

A venture capital surge pours investments into the life sciences.

This Week in PLOS

Lizard tails, the vaginal microbiome, and the tsetse genome.

Twin Town

A small city's twins lure scientists.

When More is Less

As ecological studies grow in complexity, they may explain less.

Genealogical Facebook?

As consumer genomics expands, genetic genealogy also gains ground.

What If It Can't Be Stopped?

A study suggests that cancer might be a fact of metazoan life.

California Testing

Is California's Medi-Cal system behind the times on genetic tests?

This Week in Science

In Science this week: Brassica napus genome, and more.

What About the Science?

Researchers in Argentina are worried about how the country's financial straits will affect them.