Tag : DNA
Mummy title : Biblical Narrative of Descendants of Ham, Son of Noah Supported by DNA of Ancient Mummies
summary : June 27, 2017: Groundbreaking research based on DNA taken from Egyptian mummies supports the Old Testament narrative that the first Egyptian Dynasty descended from the biblical Ham, one of Noah's four sons.
date : Jun 27, 2017 10:47 AM EDT
Kathy Niakan title : Designer Babies: Is Genetic Editing of Human Embryos Equal to Playing God?
summary : British scientists this month received permission to alter the DNA of human embryos within the overall mission of correcting devastating diseases in the womb. The work of one authorized stem cell scientist, using embryos donated by couples with a surplus after IVF treatment, will look at the fertilized eggs' development from a single cell to about 250 cells. The research could help scientists understand why some women lose their babies before term, and provide better clinical treatments for infertility, using conventional medical methods.
date : Feb 09, 2016 06:45 PM EST
Blood Test title : New Blood Test Has Ability to Detect Every Past and Present Virus Infection in a Person
summary : Researchers have developed a new blood test that can screen for every past and present virus that has afflicted a person. The test costs about $25 to run, and results are available in a few days.
date : Jun 05, 2015 09:41 AM EDT