- Database launched to gather, study DNA from Midwestern twins Updated: May-18-16 6:24 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Researchers who study how genes and the environment influence people's health are hoping that twins who live in the Midwest will contribute DNA to a new database that might provide insight about traits and diseases specific to the region.
- Woods Hole's lab to play role in Microbiome Center Updated: May-13-16 12:19 pm
FALMOUTH, Massachusetts - The Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole is working with the University of Chicago and the U.S. Department of Energy on a new project called The Microbiome Center.
- Laboratory advance provides view of early embryo development Updated: May-04-16 1:01 pm
NEW YORK - New lab techniques have provided the first good look at a crucial but mysterious stage in the development of human embryos, scientists reported Wednesday.
- Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American Updated: Apr-27-16 6:36 pm
SPOKANE, Washington - The ancient skeleton known as Kennewick Man is related to modern Native American tribes, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday, opening the process for returning to tribes for burial one of the oldest and most complete set of bones ever found in North America.