Researchers have identified a genetic link between procrastination and impulsivity that may have a similar evolutionary origin.
The day is not very far when geneticists will be able to design a flawless set of human genes in a laboratory. In the related development, scientists have built a designer chromosome which they inserted into a cell.
A team of engineers at MIT are trying to adapt magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) - a technique commonly used to diagnose tumors and other medical conditions - to a much smaller scale allowing researchers to visualize gene activity inside the brains of living animals.
DNA may predispose children for violent media, according to a new study.
Scientists have discovered a gene linking brain structure to intelligence.
Twin study reveals pain sensitivity could be affected by lifestyle and environmental factors.
Sleeping more or less than normal can increase the risk of depression, according to a new study.
Genes that influence various diseases in humans at present are from interbreeding with Neanderthals, according to a new study.
Genetic analysis of the remains of a Mesolithic man has toppled ideas about the lineage of modern Europeans.
In a new study, researchers reported that genes contributed to toddlers' physical aggression levels more so than the environment.
Your father's diet might have determined your genetic makeup, a new study suggests.
Designer sperm may eradicate genetic diseases and disorders. New research on mice reveals that replacing faulty genes with new genetic material into sperm leads to the presence and activity of new genes in resulting embryos.
People who carry a genetic disposition for the neurodevelopmental disorder are more prone to develop autism in air polluted environment, a recent study suggests.
In a new study, researchers reported that marijuana has the potential to treat autoimmune disorders.
Researchers identified 2,500 new antibiotic resistance genes.