• Abigail Fagan

  • Categorizing Cancer

    April 23, 2018

    In 2006, the NIH launched a $300 million initiative called The Cancer Genome Atlas to create a dataset of genomic changes across an array of… Continue Reading »

  • From 13 Years to 20 Hours, Genome Sequencing Breaks Record

    March 1, 2018

    Sequencing the first human genome was a massive undertaking. The project cost $1 billion and lasted 13 years. But genetic technologies have progressed dramatically, and… Continue Reading »

  • Secrets of Sleep in Alzheimer’s Disease

    February 12, 2018

    Doctors have long observed that people with Alzheimer’s disease have strange sleep patterns. They may get a burst of energy in the evening when the… Continue Reading »