Modern humans and Neandertals interbred multiple times...A new series of genetic studies show that ancestors of modern humans, now-extinct Neandertals and Denisovans,
Pointing up, down, narrow, flat? A study based on data from over 6,000 people of different ancestry across Latin America concludes that four
Carries only the “vital” genes for life A group of leading geneticists in the U.S. designed and synthesized a cell which carries only
Raised hopes for treatment of male infertility Achieving a long-sought objective, Chinese researchers produced functional sperms in a laboratory dish, using stem cells.
Pair bonding traced to grandmothering... A new study led by University of Utah anthropologist Kristen Hawkes known for her formulation of the “Grandmother
One change will kill you before you are born... A landmark study by geneticists has identified 3230 genes which are essential for life
Bacterial, viral and archaeal genes in human genome... All humans carry up to 145 genes incorporated into their genome from bacteria, viruses and
Certain common traits in different domesticated mammal species first noted by Charles Darwin nearly a century and a half ago, had remained
May reduce the size of cortex...The fact that socio-economic status of families affects the cognitive abilities of children has long been known.
Studies with monkeys and human germ cells cause alarm Extremely effective tools developed in recent years for genetic manipulation, enabling the editing of