Students who chose to undergo personal genetic testing had a better grasp of human genetics than those who chose to not get tested, researchers report in PLOS One. The study, though, relies on a small sample size.

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.

Related Posts

Spreading the Word

Over Again

Mistakes Happen

What Does It Mean?

This Week in PLOS

In Nature this week: researchers classify pancreatic cancer into four subtypes using sequencing, and more.

Genotyping analysis of measles in Ontario indicates the strain there didn't originate from Disneyland or Europe.

The UK Medical Research Council says the proposed path of a new train line could affect research at the Francis Crick Institute.

The House of Lords in the UK approves a bill to allow mitochondrial donation.