Genes & Cells

Topic Image Rail

Nicole Stott

NASA astronaut Nicole Stott hovers near the Mice Drawer System aboard the International Space Station. Mice housed in the space cage developed thin skin after 91 days of weightlessness.

DNA illustration

Clinical experiments that use DNA-editing methods to alter human germline cells have been put on hold in the United States.

Twins

MATCHED PAIR  Studies of more than 14 million sets of twins indicate that human traits, on average, are dictated equally by genes and environment.

Genes & Cells

Subscribe to RSS - Genes & Cells