The Human Genome - Still more to learn...

There is a nice feature in Wired magazine about “The Genome Revolution”, it is ten years since all the genes in a human were first mapped.  The article is called “10 years on ‘the genome revolution is only just beginning‘”.  There are a few quotes in the article that particularly struck me

The Human [...]


Update to the AML Cancer Genome

In November 2014 I wrote about an American laboratory that had sequenced the entire genome of a person with  Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).  A genome is the full DNA sequence of an individual, it includes your genes (you have about 30, 000 different genes) and lots of other stuff called “non-coding DNA”. Off all [...]