Most people know illnesses like intestinal upsets can be caused by bacteria. They don't link bacteria with an illness like multiple sclerosis.
Researchers have been studying moose for years and one thing they've found is while arthritis in moose is genetic, it's also triggered by the environment.
I recently read that a team of international scientists has decoded and published the entire genome of the naked mole rat. Why would anyone want to do this?
Modern preventive medicine has saved millions of lives. You'll be surprised to hear that Neanderthals may have helped ancient humans prevent disease with genes.
Glowing cats and monkeys? No, you're not dreaming!
Scientists found that nearly identical genes play key roles in the formation of the eyes in mammals and fruit flies.
Having a sweet tooth may put you at risk for getting cavities. But you may be surprised to learn that alcoholism and sweets cravings are related.
Ever feel like you get one itch, and then another, and another, until you feel like you can't stop itching? You could have the itching gene.
New grapes will be needed to continue to produce wine.
Humans must learn about the dangers of inbreeding before it's too late.