Personalized medicine—or, as President Obama calls it, precision medicine—may indeed one day deliver routine medical miracles. But for Stephanie Lee, the only miracles were the human and ancient kind.
Source: The Death of Stephanie Lee, Patient Zero
Two separate genetic analyses have found evidence for a surprising genetic link between the native populations of the Americas and Oceania.
Source: DNA uncovers mystery migration to the Americas – BBC News
We now have the power to easily alter DNA. It could eliminate disease. It could get really out of hand.
Source: Easy DNA Editing Will Remake the World. Buckle Up. | WIRED
A walk in the park may soothe the mind and, in the process, change the workings of our brains in ways that improve our mental health.
Source: How Walking in Nature Changes the Brain – The New York Times