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Tim Tully- Memory in the Fruit Fly
Can we genetically engineer ourselves to be less forgetful? Learn more about Tim Tully's research in this article.

The Bioinformatics Goldrush
The genome project will yield many surprises. Take a look at some of the possible uses for the information that has been gathered so far.

Peeking and Poking at DNA
Learn how scientists examine DNA through a microscope.

Beyond the First Draft
How are we going to use the map of the human genome? In this article, discover the ways in which scientists will refine the information that has been gathered from the project.

Ask the Experts: How are Traits Passed Through DNA?
A succinct description of the role DNA plays in determining our genetic characteristics.

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A Passion for DNA  
  Gene Reader  
  Fishing for Baby Genes  
  A Gene You Won't Forget  
  Genes for Youth  
  Bypass Genes on Trial  
 
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