Tag Archives: DNA

July 14

Exercise alters DNA

WASHINGTON, July 10, 2013- Even a small amount of weekly exercise changes the gene expression of fat storing cells, according to a Swedish study published in the July issue of PloS Genetics. Everyone knows that staying active is good for health, but this is the first scientific study to show that exercise affects how the body stores fat at […]

April 03

Scientists clone extinct frog embryo

Could the woolly mammoth be next? From my column at Communities @ Washington Times WASHINGTON DC, March 18, 2013- Researchers from the Lazarus Project are on their way to bringing back an extinct frog species to life.  Led by paleontologist Mike Archer of the University of New South Wales, scientists successfully created early-stage embryos of […]