Cathie Woods ARK Funds bought Robinhood and Exact Sciences, sold Tesla.

Text size The logo of the trade application Robinhood on a mobile phone AFP via Getty Images Cathie Woods ARK has sold more of its stake in Tesla, and snatched shares in online broker Robinhood markets, showed an email update from the investment management firm. ARK’s flagship fund, ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) dropped 56,975 shares, … Read more

Cathie Woods ARK Funds bought Robinhood and Exact Sciences, sold Tesla.

Text size The logo of the trade application Robinhood on a mobile phone AFP via Getty Images Cathie Woods ARK has sold more of its stake in Tesla, and snatched shares in online broker Robinhood markets, showed an email update from the investment management firm. ARK’s flagship fund, ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) dropped 56,975 shares, … Read more

The UK government wants to sequence your baby’s genome

In November 2019, Matt Hancock, then the UK’s health minister, unveiled a lofty ambition: to sequence the genome of every baby in the country. It would usher in a “genomic revolution,” he said, with the future as “predictive, preventive, personal health care.” Hancock’s dreams are finally coming true. In October, the government announced that Genomics … Read more

Fungal genes hint at the origin of neurons and other cells

In fact, many multifunctional cells in fungi express modules of genes normally associated with specialized cells in more complex animals such as vertebrates. For example, fungal neuroid cells not only express some of the neurons’ presynaptic machinery, but also express immunogenes. (It is possible that if neuroid cells monitor the microbial content of the digestive … Read more