Stanford Professor: Many Questions Remain After Gene-Editing BreakthroughDon't look for gene-editing of embryos for human pregnancy anytime soon.
Show Finds Bernie Sanders, Larry David Share Some 'Identical DNA'Henry Louis Gates Jr., the host of "Finding Your Roots" on PBS, says the show "couldn't have scripted" the discovery that actor, comedian Larry David and Senator Bernie Sanders are related.
Oregon Researchers Edit Human Embryo DNAFor the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward someday helping babies avoid inherited diseases.
'Do It Youself' Genetic Tests Create Challenge For DoctorsElena Flowers and her two daughters are in the middle of a science project.
Teloyears Test May Reveal How Well You're AgingThe simple genetic test measures the length of our telomeres, which are a unique DNA sequence that forms caps at the ends of chromosomes.
Scientists Zero In On DNA In Hair Samples With Extraordinary AccuracyOn the crime show NCIS, one hair leads to a killer. That was once the stuff of fantasy, but no more.
DNA Research Shows Modern Humans Benefit From Neanderthal DNARecent DNA studies indicate a rather steamy prehistoric love affair between Neanderthals and early Homo sapiens may have shaped modern man's health and well-being for generations to come.
Defense Attacks DNA Evidence Central To Sierra LaMar Murder TrialAt day two of the trial of the man accused of killing Sierra Lamar, the defense attorney attacked the evidence.
New Clues About 1800s Baby Girl Unearthed Under San Francisco HomeAfter a home renovation in San Francisco unearthed the casket of a young girl, researchers have learned more about her identity.
Baby Born With DNA From 3 People Through Controversial TechniqueScientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people -- the mother, the father and an egg donor.
DNA To Reveal If Dog That Bit Young SoCal Girl Is Part WolfOrange County Animal Care is awaiting DNA test results for a dog believed to part wolf that bit a 5-year-old girl.
2 Claiming To Be Heirs To Prince's Estate Refuse DNA TestsTwo people claiming to be heirs of Prince's estate are objecting to having to take blood and genetic tests to prove their relationship to the musician.