CRISPR Gene Editing Has Been Used to Cure Mice of Sickle Cell Disease

Edited genes produced healthy hemoglobin upon reintroduction.

October 12, 2016

Cutting Out Cancer: CRISPR Gene Editing Could Make Cancer Mutations Inactive

This cutting-edge genetic scissor can splice out driver mutations.

September 15, 2016

A Taste of Crisp: First Meal Created With CRISPR Gene Editing

CRISPR-Cas9 modified vegetables have been harvested and cooked in Sweden.

September 7, 2016

Fighting Through the Fear-Mongering: What Is Genetic Engineering?

Genetic engineering isn't just something that humans can do in a lab; it's also a natural phenomenon. Take a moment to uncover the facts behind this fascinating process.

June 23, 2016

The Age of Gene Editing: Everything You Need To Know About CRISPR/Cas9

CRISPR is a powerful gene-editing tool that can be used in every field--from medicine to agriculture. But what exactly is this technique and how does it work?

June 22, 2016

Scientists Grow Mini-Organs From Cells That Were Genetically Manipulated

Cells that have been genetically-manipulated and now be grown into mini-organs, thanks to CRISPR.

May 10, 2016

CRISPR Gene Editing Allows Scientists to Target RNA in Live Cells

We now have a way to target RNA in live cells.

March 28, 2016

Malaria Mosquitoes Genetically Engineered to Wipeout Their Own Species

Researchers are using CRISPR-Cas9 and 'gene drive' technology to eliminate malaria from a species of mosquito by making them unable to reproduce.

December 14, 2015

The First Ever In-Human Gene Editing Will Try and Combat Hemophilia

Researchers at California's Sangamo BioSciences are going to be the first to use the CRISPR genome editing techniques to tackle human ailments in a US FDA-approved study

December 6, 2015
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