This article is about Albinism and the threats faced by people in a particular part of this world because they are albinistic.
Read this article to learn about "human hybrids" who express two sets of DNA. They can fail paternity tests and criminal DNA tests! They can also run into lots of medical-related hassles.
When you dream do you feel as though it is someone else's memory? Do you ever dream of other times and places? Here we take a look at Genetic Memory and how it may influence your life.
Learn who you are and where your family comes from. Find cousins you didn't know you had. Find out here what to expect from an Ancestry DNA test.
Use M&M's to determine genetic traits, extract DNA from a strawberry using normal household materials, create edible DNA strands using marshmallows and licorice, design dog breeds as you select alleles, and more in this fun lesson on Genetics! Use this lesson on its own, or add it to the Human...
In recent medical research, scientist and doctors have found a way to eliminate the inheritance of mitochondrial diseases, such as muscular dystrophy, by creating an embryo with three parents.
Genetic drift explains how and why neutral mutations change in frequency in a population. But what is Genetic drift? And where does bottlenecking and the founder effect fit in? This hub has the answers
Do you know why siamese cats have a 'point coloration', or are darker in cold countries? Or why calico cats are always female. Science has simple but fascinating explanations to the coat colours of various cat breeds.
Thalassemia is a group of genetically inherited diseases of the blood that affect a person's ability to produce normal hemoglobin, resulting in anemia.
Yes, some people are actually blue. Read this article to learn causes of blue skin. Photos show the blue people Paul Karason, Stan Jones and the Fugate family of Troublesome Creek, Kentucky.