Posted on: March 5, 2015 2:01 PM
What's the Buzz in Bee Biology? Eminent Bee Researcher Explains the Role of Genomics in Bee Health
Media Release, March 4, 2015. Since 2006, North America has lost nearly one third of its honeybee population due to infectious diseases and climate change. As honeybees are one of the most important pollinators in Canadian agriculture, countless...
Posted on: March 4, 2015 1:42 PM
What 23andMe looks like
I have a tendency to be an early adopter of technology. Most of it I like to think, is useful and genetic testing is one of those technologies that requires knowledge, trust, and a dash of hope to adopt early on.
23andMe was founded in 2006 by Linda...
Posted on: February 28, 2015 5:37 PM
“Personalized medicine” renamed “precision medicine”
Most people around the world were happy about U.S. President Obama’s announcement of his Precision Medicine Initiative. But more than a few were also a wee bit confused. Precision Medicine, what the heck is that?
It’s a new term for the...