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The Evolution Of The Biohacking Ecosystem

Silicon Valley efforts in the biology and health domains have recently seen increased public interest because of the questions around the legitimacy of Theranos’ technology and medical claims and the recent… 1,112 more words


Science Policy Around the Web - November 10, 2015

By: Daniël P. Melters, PhD.

Infectious disease

Cattle trial cuts human sleeping sickness

In addition to HIV and malaria, sleeping sickness is another serious infectious disease causing major health problems in sub-Saharan Africa, resulting in many thousands of infections each year. 665 more words


Leaving on a jet plane

. . .in which: there’s only one more sleep til we’re OFF!  Across the world and back again over the next 37-odd days!  I will miss my CATS!!!! 704 more words

My So Called Life

Weekly News #47 - 3 FinTech Companies on the Rise

Every week, PRIME and French Tech Hub publish the Weekly TechWatch, a short blog post collecting the key news we came across during the past week. 124 more words

Smart City

Two new topics on "DNA Plus Paper"

I have added 2 new topics to my page DNA plus paper:

  • Getting to know Genome Mate Pro (Nov 7)
  • 23andme – Addressing Anonymity (Nov 7)
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Research Resources

The 23andMe Transition – First Step November 11th

If you tested through 23andMe, certainly by now you know they are undergoing a rather dramatic facelift and change of how their webpage, tools and matching works. 950 more words

Historical Or Obsolete

How can a DNA test further my genealogy?

One of my favorite topics of conversation is DNA/Genealogy.  I can’t help myself, my conversations always turn to DNA.

The most common question I hear is “How can dna help me with my ancestry?”  Well, dna can further your ancestry research but there are a few things that need to happen first. 122 more words