Soon Hiring: Human Trait Designers and 7 Other Out-There Jobs of the Future
Upcoming cultural and technological shifts could lead to a host of new job titles. Here's what you could see on business cards.
Are Entrepreneurs Born -- or Made? Research Says 'Born.' But There's a Catch.
Intriguing finding: Identical twins have much higher rates of 'shared entrepreneurial tendencies' than do fraternal twins and the population at large.
New Study Reveals That 'Night Owls' May Have a Special Genetic Variant
Staying up late may not be your fault -- you were born that way.
A Bill Gates-Backed Gene Editing Startup Is Going Public
Editas Medicine is the first gene-editing medical technology company to file an IPO.
FDA Clears 23andMe to Provide (Some) Genetic Data to Customers
The startup can now market direct-to-consumer genetic tests that include carrier status, wellness trait and ancestry reports.
New Research Shows DNA Can Be Altered by Trauma, Passed On to Offspring
We pass down more than just height and eye color. Science has shown that we can pass down our environmental experiences through DNA.
Meet Color Genomics, the Startup That Wants to Make Genetic Testing Less Expensive
The Silicon Valley startup just raised $15 million in funding from PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, Yahoo's Jerry Yang and other high-profile investors.
23andMe's Database of Genetic Information Is Going to Make It Lots of Money
The company just announced a lucrative deal with the biotech firm Genetech, and says many similar deals are in the works.
Google Wants to Build a Model of Perfect Human Health
Big data, meet genetic data. Baseline Study, a Google X project, will collect genetic information from volunteers in order to refine the detection and prevention of diseases.