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Darwin’s Ark has launched!

Published on August 1, 2018

After years of research and discovery, the genetics and behavior teams of Darwin’s Dogs have…

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What is bioinformatics?

Published on July 13, 2018

Hello, Darwin’s Dogs members! It is I, our group’s staff bioinformaticist, here to answer the…

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How we get information from your dogs DNA?

Published on July 13, 2018

In a recent post, Michele walked you through the process we use to extract DNA…

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We want to know what science questions you have!

Published on July 13, 2018

Hello, Darwin’s dog’s participants! We are reaching out because we want to hear from you…

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Acari Project

Published on July 13, 2018

It’s that time of year again! Warm weather is upon us and is bringing us…

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Q&A about Darwin’s Dogs

Published on April 16, 2018

When did you start Darwin’s Dogs? Darwin’s Dogs was launched just last October (2015). The…

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Share your dog’s Embark Results with Darwin’s Dogs

Published on March 16, 2018

If you have Embark results for your dog, you can share their genetic data with…

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Finding the Genes for Diseases (and Behaviors)

Published on March 16, 2018

We know that many canine diseases, from hip dysplasia to cancer, are affected by genetics….

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What Makes Darwin’s Dogs Special When It Comes to Looking At Behavior?

Published on February 16, 2018

There are many reasons that Darwin’s Dogs is an exciting and unique new project: it…

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What is Behavior?

Published on January 16, 2018

Darwin’s Dogs is all about the relationship between genetics and behavior. But what is “behavior”?…

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