Help others to be mothers - please sign and share the Progress Educational Trust's petition, calling on the UK Government to #ExtendTheLimit on social egg freezing
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DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)

DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is the molecule that encodes genetic information. It contains four different chemicals, or bases, known as A, C, G and T. Genes are made of DNA.

Articles using this Glossary Item

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Over 50 types of cancer diagnosed with new blood test 6 April 2020 News
CRISPR can now target RNA - including coronavirus genome 23 March 2020 News
Egg enzyme unpacks paternal genome 23 March 2020 News
Podcast Review: Episode 1: The Gene Gap - What does it mean to be human? 23 March 2020 Review
Predicting patients benefits from new ovarian cancer treatment 23 March 2020 News
I:DNA Review 16 March 2020 Review
Microbial DNA in blood may help diagnose cancer 16 March 2020 News
CRISPR genome editing used directly in patient's eye 9 March 2020 News
New Cas9 variant reduces off-target CRISPR effects 9 March 2020 News
New CRISPR tool to visualise cells in human organoids 9 March 2020 News
Podcast Review: Hidden family secrets revealed by genetic testing 9 March 2020 Review
Premature birth may have long-term epigenetic effects 9 March 2020 News
Common gut bacteria may cause bowel cancer 2 March 2020 News
#ExtendTheLimit of what PET can do 2 March 2020 Comment
Film Review: DNA testing, sperm donor anonymity and me 2 March 2020 Review
Epigenetic changes linked to biological age 24 February 2020 News
Event Review: The Gene Gap – Who would you trust to edit the human race? 17 February 2020 Review
Improved base-editors advance CRISPR based genome editing 17 February 2020 News
Book Review: The Human DNA Manual – Understanding Your Genetic Code 10 February 2020 Review
CRISPR-edited cells for cancer treatment appear safe 10 February 2020 News
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Events using this Glossary Item

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Testing, Testing 1, 2, 3: PGS and PGD
13 September 2016 6pm (registration), 6.30pm-8.30pm (discussion) Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH
The Progress Educational Trust's FREE-to-attend event about testing and screening human embryos is taking place TOMORROW EVENING - book NOW. The event will be chaired by Dr Sue Avery, with speakers including Dr Tony Gordon, Dr Christine Patch, James Lawford Davies and Professor Michael Parker...
Practical Biobanking
26 October 2009 Nowgen Centre, 29 Grafton Street, Manchester M13 9WU, UK
The 4th Nowgen Centre course on Practical Biobanking...
Genomics of Common Diseases
23 September 2009 Wellcome Trust Conference Centre, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge CB10 1RQ, UK
The 3rd Wellcome Trust/Nature Genetics conference on the Genomics of Common Diseases...
A Question of Taste: Using Polymerase Chain Reaction to Investigate Human Evolution
20 September 2009 10am-3pm Nowgen Centre, 29 Grafton Street, Manchester M13 9WU, UK
A one-day practical workshop for post-16 students, running from September 2009 to July 2010...
The Age of Personalised Genomics
16 September 2009 Rimrock Resort Hotel, 300 Mountain Avenue, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1J2, Canada
The 5th International DNA Sampling Conference...
Physics of Cells: From the Edge to the Heart
6 September 2009 Congress Centre, Hotel Zora, Raduća BB, Primošten 22202, Šibenik-Knin County, Croatia
The 1st European Molecular Biology Organisation conference on Cell Biophysics...
From Imprinting to the Epigenome in 25 years
4 September 2009 Lecture Theatre, Peterhouse College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1RD; Kings College, University of Cambridge, King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST, UK
An event celebrating the discovery of imprinting in mammals 25 years ago...
Techniques and Applications of Molecular Biology
13 July 2009 Department of Biological Sciences, Gibbet Hill Campus, Gibbet Hill Road, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL
A course for those who wish to develop their understanding of genetic engineering techniques...
Microarray and Deep Sequencing Based Profiling Approaches: The Technological Evolution Continues
9 July 2009 9am-4.30pm BioPark, Broadwater Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire AL7 3AX, UK
An event addressing currently available DNA research tools...