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Enzyme Could Explain Down’s Syndrome Mystery

Geneticists have identified an enzyme that could help us understand what causes Down’s Syndrome and other chromosomal abnormalities.

7 Must-Read Stories In November 2015

Plant and fungal biology were among the popular topics in November, with stories on gene editing and the sequencing of the dandruff-causing Malassezia.

Sequencing The Genomes Of Dandruff & Eczema Microbes

The complete genomes of all 14 Malassezia species could help scientists find new treatments for eczema, dandruff and even skin cancer.

Genomic Data Improves Breast Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment

Two large scale genomic studies have helped identify strategies for developing more precise and effective treatments for breast cancer.

Free Tool For Predicting R-Loops

Researchers have developed a tool that could accelerate R-loop detection and advance the emerging field of R-loop biology.

New Markers For Ovarian Cancer

Researchers have identified two new biomarkers of ovarian cancer, Lgr5 and CHEK2.

DNA Analyzer In Your Pocket

Analyse DNA sequences on the go with a new app which allows you to perform functions such as reverse complementation and translation.