The DNA dilemma

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It's essential to the existence of all the life forms we've discovered so far. But, how much do you actually know about this mighty molecule?

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Seven days in science - 13 Jan 2017

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Test your knowledge of the latest happenings in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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Informative ChIP Applications Compendium

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Chromatrap® has published a comprehensive Applications Compendium that brings together hints and tips for positive ChIP, hints and tips for effective ChIP-seq library preparation and all its application notes together in one informative document.

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Big Genetics in BC: The American Society for Human Genetics 2016 Meeting

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Themes at this year's meeting ranged from the verification, validation, and sharing of data, to the translation of laboratory findings into actionable clinical results.

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10 Failed Scientific Predictions

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Here we take a look at some of the most famous scientific predictions that were shown to be a little wide of the mark.

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Handheld DNA Duplication with Adaptive PCR

Handheld DNA Duplication with Adaptive PCR

New development promises to make PCR simpler to operate with improved reliability and reduced sensitivity to environmental conditions whilst also shrinking it to handheld size.

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Reassessing the Link Between Incorrect Chromosome Number, Cancer

Relationship between incorrect chromosome number and cancer is reassessed after surprising experiments.

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Viruses in Our Genome Impact Gene Expression

Retroviruses may have played a significant role in the development of the human brain and various neurological diseases.

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Why Are Non-coding Regions Transcribed at all?

Mysterious” non-protein-coding RNAs play important roles in gene expression.

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