24.12.14 Microorganisms are everywhere, so how can you be sure they aren’t contaminating the bacteria you are sequencing? Zannah Salter explores the problem and some solutions
17.12.14 Your genome can tell you a great deal about your future health but, asks Anna Middleton, how much should researchers be required to tell you?
12.12.14 Genome sequencing is now available to all. Can our current genetic counselling service deal with the fallout, asks Anna Middleton
10.12.14 The smallest environmental change can have an impact on a mouse. Natasha Karp explains how experiments must be carefully designed to take this into account to reduce future animal usage.