Genetic testing company Color has announced that it will be reducing the price of its new BRCA Tests, in conjunction with two cancer awareness months.
Direct to consumer testing can potentially be quite dangerous without appropriate regulations and support to fully understand the implications of the information a consumer receives.
Genetic testing company Invitae have come under fire after making a mistake on its cancer screenings.
Craig Venter’s start-up, Human Longevity hasn’t fulfilled its promises as it faces backlash from critics.
New research suggests that exosomes, previously thought to be cell waste, could in fact be used to treat pancreatic cancer.
Bacteria that we have in our gut may well play a pivotal role in personalised nutrition and the development of obesity.
Scientists are working on new gene engineering method that could eventually allow us to grow our own organs for transplants.
Scientists in the US have discovered a potential new treatment for psoriasis in humans, by using fire ant venom toxin in mice.
A new technique could eventually help delay the onset of Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related diseases in humans.
A new study has suggested that natural selection is eliminating unfavourable variants in particular populations, including heavy smoking.
Researchers healed bone fractures by attracting stem cells to the area and injecting a mix of microbubbles and DNA encoding a bone protein at the break.