Genome

For a single strand of a human genome contains close to three billion characters. Photo: iStockphoto

We are all a genetic mosaic

5 min read . 06 Apr 2018
Seahorses boast a host of oddities. Males, not females, carry and give birth to babies. They swim upright, not horizontally. Photo: Reuters

Seahorse genetic secrets unveiled

1 min read . 17 Dec 2016
Treatment of human diseases—that is where we have arrived, 16 years later, after path breaking research from scientists across the world. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

The day the human genome was unveiled

3 min read . 28 Jun 2016