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A word to the wise: Read the complete terms of service.

Don’t use the AncestryDNA testing service without actually reading the Ancestry.com Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. According to these legal contracts, you still own your DNA, but so does...

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One of every three genetic tests examined by a team of researchers at the San Diego Naval Medical Center shouldn’t have been prescribed, a finding that adds to a growing body of evidence suggesting that genetic tests are routinely overused...

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BIOLOGY HAS EMERGED as one of the most important technology platforms of the 21st century. With the arrival of the gene-editing...

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Being Human in a Biotech Age, a film series at UC Berkeley organized by the Center for Genetics and...

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Being Human in a Biotech Age, a film series at UC Berkeley organized by the Center for Genetics and...

The prospect of plants that glow in the night gleamed brightly four years ago. And shuffled back into the darkness...

23andMe is getting a re-start of sorts. The company that put direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing on the map hit a...

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Uterus transplants raise several ethical concerns drawing from the health risk posed to women, especially since the surgery is not meant to treat a life threatening condition.

Recent news on uterus transplant in India takes the infertility industry to a...

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A special state committee Friday approved a recommendation that New York State adopt the use of familial searching, an emerging DNA procedure employed in some states to identify potential suspects.

By a vote of 5-0, the DNA subcommittee of the...

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Which makes the AHCA’s removal of protections so much more frightening.

As currently written, the American Health Care Act allows states to opt out of the popular Obamacare provision that bans insurers from discriminating against people with pre-existing conditions. Twenty-seven...

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A report from the National Academies says scientists alone can't make the call—they must engage with the broader public

Meaningful public debate seems almost impossible in an era of political bubbles isolating us one from another and facts becoming a...

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