After reading the manuscript for He Jiankui’s CRISPR baby experiment, experts told MIT Tech Review they found countless ethical problems with it.
   
As big of a pain in the ass as menstruation can be, you’d think women would be counting down the days until they enter menopause. No more cramps? Goodbye PMS? Yes, please! But menopause actually...
A Brazilian baby born in 2017 is no longer the only one of its kind. Last month, a woman gave birth to a baby at the Cleveland Clinic using a uterus harvested from a deceased donor. That baby is...
Henry T. Greely is the director of Stanford University’s Center for Law and the Biosciences, as well as its Program in Neuroscience and Society. That means he knows a thing or two about technology...
Happy Birthday On Tuesday, a couple gave birth to what researchers are calling a “three-parent baby” — giving new hope to infertile couples across the globe. After four cycles of in vitro...
Pre-Emptive Kidnapping A Malaysian man was arrested on Saturday as he tried to smuggle a live human embryo into India through Mumbai’s airport. The smuggler, Partiban Durai, told police that this...
Bad First Date A first date that ends in death is probably the worst case scenario for anyone. That’s particularly true for Melati, an endangered Sumatran tiger who was killed by her mate-to-be...
Baby on Board After four cycles of in vitro fertilization, a Greek woman and her partner still weren’t able to conceive. But now the 32-year-old woman is pregnant —and her baby will be born with...
One-of-a-Kind Kid A baby unlike any other is about to celebrate her first birthday. The reason she’s so unique: she was born from a uterus transplanted into her mother from a deceased donor. New...