National Research Council Calls for 'New Biology' Initiative | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Research Council today called for a national, federally-funded, decade-long effort to harness new and coming biological technologies and information to create a "New Biology" initiative that would integrate computer science, physics, engineering, chemistry, mathematics, and other sciences to address issues of global concern.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Kuwait says it will alter its law requiring citizens and visitors to provide DNA samples, New Scientist reports.

In Science this week: convergent evolution in bird hemoglobin, and more.

The Wall Street Journal speaks with patients affected by questionable test results from Theranos.

Researchers link variants in TACR3 to hot flashes during menopause, Live Science reports.