Novel Childhood Cancer Genes Identified

Researchers have identified a range of genetic features that could provide us with novel drug targets and greater understanding of over 20 different types of childhood cancer.

$5 Million Tech Prize Seeks Answer to Origin of Life

A USD $5 million technology prize aims to crack the origin of the genetic code. The Evolution 2.0 Prize was announced at Arizona State University in August 2017. The largest “origin of life” prize to date, it seeks to bridge the gap between chemistry, genomics and modern computing.