Study Predicts What People Look Like From Their DNA

Posted in Science on 12th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

The predictive performance of this kind of approach is only likely to improve with larger sample sizes.

Face shape can be determined from the genes

Posted in Medicine on 30th Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

Many of the characteristics that make up a person's face, such as nose size and face width, stem from specific genetic variations, reports a team of scientists.

Scientists pinpoint where in the brain we process facial expressions

Posted in Science on 21st Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

While we're not conscious of it, when you're looking at someone making a facial expression, there's a whole part of our brains that deals with decoding the information.

3D printing to rebuild patient's face at Morriston Hospital

Posted in Hardware on 14th Nov, 2013
by Alex Muller

Surgeons in Swansea are using groundbreaking 3D printing technology to rebuild a patient's face which was crushed in a motorbike accident.