Researchers offer a new proof that "edit distance" can't be solved any more efficiently.
Cloning a mammoth is something we could “realize within decades."
The loblolly pine has 22 billion base pairs, compared to 3 billion in the human genome.
Personalized medicine will remain a (mostly unreliable) luxury item until analysis tactics improve.
Put your money in the box, leave with someone else's DNA.
Even highly accurate genetic sequences can have hundreds of thousands of errors—and it only takes a few.