As the Genome: Unlocking Life's Code exhibition closed at the National Museum of Natural History and began its North American tour, a closing symposium was held to explore the importance of genomic medicine and what the next decade holds for genomic advances.
A panel of artists, scholars, and scientists came together for a fascinating conversation on how arts and popular culture can provide unique insights into the narrative of human history told through our DNA.
Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code provides the inspiration and the setting for an event that mixes socializing and science to create a party as unique as a strand of your own DNA.
A Spectrum of Perspectives: Native Peoples and Genetic Research
Did you know that scientists are studying female and male animals — even his and hers versions of cells — to understand why sex matters in biology and for our health?
A two-day event held in Brooklyn, NY celebrating the life of Henerietta Lacks.
A decade ago, scientists announced that they had completed the Human Genome Project. But, what exactly is a genome? How is it important to your health?