Scientists wanted to explain health disparities and ended up with a right-wing talking point.
“They’re incredibly cute little animals and are really more like a gecko walking around than a shark.”
Polygenic scores were nearly five times less accurate for people of African descent than people of European descent, a new study has found.
The popular platform Family Tree DNA is piggybacking forensics' use of genealogy databases to sell its product.
People who were told that they were genetically at risk for poor exercise capacity couldn’t run as long as they could before they were told about their “risk.”
Local Chinese media says the controversial scientist has been placed under “house arrest” by a Shenzhen university which has since denied the claim.
Everything from our genes to our psychological makeup can affect our sensitivity to physical pain.
"I spent hours and hours and hours researching and trying to find anyone or anything that might get us down the right path to figuring out what was going on with the boys."
According to a new study, it’s not all that difficult to find someone in the U.S. — even if they've never taken a genetic test.
Seventeen years since the first draft of the human genome, our genes are giving up their secrets and bringing hope to parents around the world.