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Supreme Court upholds DNA swabbing of people under arrest

Supreme Court upholds DNA swabbing of people under arrest | Heredity | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the police practice of taking DNA samples from people who have been arrested but not convicted of a crime, ruling that it amounts to the 21st century version of fingerprinting.
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DNA Map Leads to Abundant, Tasty Chocolate : DNews

DNA Map Leads to Abundant, Tasty Chocolate : DNews | Heredity | Scoop.it
A map of a particularly delicious variety of cacao plant's DNA could lead to more abundant, high-quality chocolate. Continue reading →
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GEN | Magazine Articles: DNA Sequencing: Coming to a Clinic Near You

GEN | Magazine Articles: DNA Sequencing: Coming to a Clinic Near You | Heredity | Scoop.it
Given its sensitivity, throughput, and unbiased nature, next-generation sequencing is enabling new clinical applications.
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NOVA | Cracking the Code of Life

NOVA | Cracking the Code of Life | Heredity | Scoop.it
NOVA chronicles the race to reach one of the greatest milestones in the history of science: decoding the human genome.
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2 hours, but very interesting!

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