NYC Students Peek Back at Ancient Family History

Students at the City College of New York and other nearby spots are taking part in a project using genomic data to reconstruct ancient family histories.

For a Full Account of Cancer Genes

The Cancer Genome Atlas gives a start toward a cancer gene catalog, but will it be completed?

The Joke-ome

A satirical omics news site sets up shop.

With Some Caution

Poll indicates people in the US are both excited and concerned about the possibilities of genetic research.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: Cas9 crystal structures, and more.

Decision on Stem Cell Therapeutic

Appeals court rules that FDA can regulate stem cells therapies as drugs.

99 (Cat) Genomes

With 99 cats, a project aims to dive into the feline genome.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: technique for more specific CRISPR editing, and more.

A Case of Embryonic Testing Ethics

The rise of genetic testing of embryos raises ethical concerns.

This Week in Genome Research

In Genome Research this week: sole sex determination, microRNA expression in tuberculosis, MDS and AML methylation profiling.

Elsevier Opens Up

Elsevier has created a text-mining pathway for accessing its archive of research papers.

Gaming Cancer Genomics

Cancer Research UK wants you to help cancer genomics by playing a space game.

Microbes in the Air

A metagenomic analysis of Beijing's air uncovers higher levels of DNA from allergens and pathogens on smoggy days.