Close Menu

Wikipedia and Science

A post at business|bytes|genes|molecules discusses the readability of Wikipedia, as it relates to the site's science posts. This blogger says it should be a general resource that links to more specific resources, such as Wikia or the Encyclopedia of Life project. It should be, the blogger says, a place to "get a good start."

To read the full story....

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

Bloomberg reports that the DNA-for-cash deal reported in Kentucky might be a more widespread scam.

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have treated infants with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency using gene therapy in an early phase study.

St. Louis Public Radio reports that some African Americans are turning to DNA ancestry testing to help guide genealogical searches.

In Nature this week: a genomic analysis of the snailfish Pseudoliparis swirei, ancient DNA analysis gives insight into the introduction of farming to England, and more.