A genetic variant linked to cold sensation and migraine headaches may have helped people survive in northern climates.
Scientists want to identify the hundreds of thousands of viruses that could potentially spill over from wildlife into humans.
Genetic study suggests America’s native white-footed mice are adapting their metabolism to conquer the Big Apple.
Dogs and people with Williams syndrome may both owe their sociable personalities to changes in the same genes.
A Japanese cell biologist will win the award for physiology or medicine for explaining autophagy, or "self-eating."
It's estimated that up to a third of the athletes that we'll watch at the Olympics, will be dopers. So how do you dope and get away with it?