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IBM Research jumps into genetic sequencing

Big Blue hopes its electronic automation technology will give people and their doctors individual genetic records for less than $1,000.

By Oct. 5, 2009


Online sequencing with Splice

If you've never played with a sequencing program before, Splice Music is a nice way to get your feet wet.

By Aug. 1, 2007


More on gene-sequencing pioneer J. Craig Ventner

Controversial genetics researcher reveals more about his motivation and research.

By Dec. 20, 2007


Gene-sequencing guru creates new life forms, patent issues

A leading genetics researcher is filing such broadly-defined patents that some fear a monopoly.

By Dec. 14, 2007


Supercomputer Beagle can analyze 240 whole genomes in two days

University of Chicago researchers say they used one quarter of the Beagle's operating capacity in conjunction with commercially available software packages to analyze raw sequencing data.

By Feb. 21, 2014


Chromosome jewelry puts DNA on your sleeve

A new jewelry line on Kickstarter created by a biological electron microscopist immortalizes the beauty of the human chromosome.

By Jan. 22, 2014


Lego robot sets new Rubik's Cube world record

CubeStormer 3 solves a Rubik's Cube in 3.253 seconds, beating its own robot predecessor CubeStormer 2.

By Mar. 18, 2014


23andMe defies FDA order to halt DNA testing

23andMe continues to sell its genetic sequencing tests despite a government order to stop.

By Nov. 25, 2013


Eric Schmidt predicts for 2014, says mobile has won

Google's executive chairman has gazed into his crystal ball and predicted what will be big in tech next year. Well he should know.

By Dec. 31, 2013