Genetics

GENETICS, published by the non-profit scientific society Genetics Society of America, is a peer-reviewed, peer-edited journal that publishes original research in genetics and genomics. GENETICS publishes empirical studies of organisms ranging from microbes to humans, as well as theoretical work.

Publisher
Genetics Society of America
Country
United States
History
1916--present
Impact factor
3.889 (2009)
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Competing mice reveal genetic defects

In recent years, University of Utah biologists showed that when wild-type mice compete in seminatural "mouse barns" for food, territory and mates, they can suffer health problems not revealed by conventional toxicity tests ...

Sep 30, 2015
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Stressed-out worms hit the snooze button

When you catch a nasty cold, curling up in bed to sleep may be the only activity you can manage. Sleeping in response to stress isn't a uniquely human behavior: many other animals have the same reaction, and it's not clear ...

Dec 15, 2017
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