Tagged With DNA

From rags to riches: a former care worker inherited a $60 million estate after DNA test confirms he's heir to the property


From suicide prevention to genetic testing, there's a widening disconnect between Silicon Valley health tech and outside experts who see red flags


We'll be eating the first Crispr'd foods within 5 years, according to a geneticist who helped invent the blockbuster gene-editing tool



The world's first gene-edited reptile is a finger-sized albino lizard


A Silicon Valley startup just launched a DNA-based health test that could be a big competitor to 23andMe


The CEO of Silicon Valley's favourite meal-replacement startup shares why he thinks the tide is shifting on genetic engineering



23andMe can now tell you your risk of developing diabetes, based on your DNA. Here's what doctors want you to know.


5 Brits predicted their heritage before taking DNA tests — the results were pretty surprising


Doctors have identified a rare pair of 'semi-identical' twins. Here's how that might happen.


A Chinese scientist claims to have genetically-engineered babies — here's what editing DNA means


Swiss drug giant Roche reportedly readies to buy the biotech behind the first FDA-approved gene therapy and the priciest medicine in the US


Investigators in Alaska used DNA from a genealogy website to pinpoint a suspect in a 26-year-old murder case



After you spit into a tube for a DNA test like 23andMe, experts say you shouldn't assume your data will stay private forever


Bill and Melinda Gates shined a spotlight on at-home DNA tests like 23andMe, calling them one of last year's biggest surprises


I revisited my AncestryDNA test 3 years later and found some surprising changes to my results


I tried 23andMe and Helix to find out which DNA test would guess my ancestry more accurately



The world's oldest Nobel Prize winner, a 96-year-old physicist, says his new invention will give everyone in the world clean, cheap energy


A genetic testing company you've never heard of could become a household name as it takes on 23andMe


The Chinese scientist who claims to have edited baby DNA is downplaying reports that he is under house arrest. Here's a timeline of the controversy.


10 things you didn't know about DNA tests