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Sometimes, great advances in science come from combining the old with the new. Genomic selection is one such case; in 2001, Meuwissen, Hayes, and Goddard...


Back in December, we wrote here about a proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Labor that would mandate that postdocs earning less than $50,440...


I have always been passionate about science and outreach is something I think I’m good at. So when I received an email from GSA saying...


While the textbook enhancer is often depicted just upstream of a gene, many enhancers  influence transcription from afar—some can activate genes a million base pairs...


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May 16, 2016

As a geneticist, when I get asked by a friend or neighbor to explain what I do for a living more than just being a...