Motor racing: Rosberg sees genetics as a big part of F1 success
MOTOR-F1-ROSBERG:Motor racing: Rosberg sees genetics as a big part of F1 success
Breakthrough gene map study for depression sparks new hope for treatment
The genetic basis of depression overlaps importantly with other psyc...
51-million-year-old genetic secret to Charles Darwin's theory unlocked
Now scientists at the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the UK have i...
GM mustard tests were rigged, activists urge Dave to scrap GEAC recommendation
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) A day after the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) gave a positive recommendation to genetically modified mustard, activists urged Union Environment Minister Anil Dave against the crop, claiming that the tests performed were rigged.
iGenetic Diagnostics secures Rs 130 crore to buy more firms
The company did not disclose the funding details but a person familiar with the deal terms said it raised about Rs 130 crore ($20 million) in this financing round.
IIT Madras researchers develop method for enhanced Vitamin E production
Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras have engineered sunflower plant cells to enhance their production of Vitamin E by ten times. It can pave the way for effective and efficient commercial production of the vitamin.
Activists launch 'Sarson Satyagraha' against GM Mustard
Kolkata, Oct 2 (IANS) A section of beekeepers, farmers and activists marched in protest here against GM Mustard being considered for commercial cultivation in India.
Steppe migration to India was between 3500-4000 years ago: David Reich
Harvard geneticist David Reich breaks down the findings of two recent papers on the genetics of ancient Indians.
GEAC panel competent to evaluate GE crops: Government
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The Environment Ministry on Sunday asserted that its panel was competent in subjects relevant to safety evaluation of Genetically Engineered (GE) crops.
Farmers, activists demand immediate rollback of approval for GM Mustard
The protesters believed that the GM crops will affect farmers in the long run and went to question the legitimacy of the approval given by the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee.
Parliamentary panel likely to review clearance for GM mustard's commercial cultivation
Former Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh had refused clearance to Bt Brinjal and put an indefinite moratorium on the decision.
China to perform world's first human genetic editing trial
CRISPR, short for clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats, was named "2015 Breakthrough of the Year" by the US journal Science.
Budget 2018: Winners and Losers
FM rolled out a budget designed to help distressed farmers and rural areas.
Neanderthal DNA may have shaped our modern looks
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Neanderthal genes have contributed to human skin tone, hair colour, sleep patterns, mood, and even a person's smoking status, find a study.
Genetically modified mosquitoes to help fight malaria
The mosquito species Anopheles gambiae is a major carrier of dangerous malaria parasites in sub-Saharan Africa.
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