The latest news on genetics
Researcher says genetic tests could lead to early intervention for children at risk for obesity.
Finding might lead to better ways to prevent those at higher risk from becoming overweight later
But findings don't explain exactly how they are connected
The exhibit opens today at the National History Museum following two major Supreme Court decisions.
Genetic examination of medieval strains points to social isolation of victims as reason disease died out
NIH official says the decision makes the field of diagnostics 'much more open.'
New research suggests it depends on certain gene variations
Decision should have profound impact on medicine, gene-testing industry
Finding, though preliminary, might lead to better treatments
Too much plaque-building protein produced in people with certain genes, study finds