Unlocking the Secrets of an Ancient Organism May Show Us How to Live for Centuries

The way to extend the human lifespan might live in the sea.

November 1, 2017

Here’s How CRISPR Gene Editing is Allowing us to Rewrite Life Itself

CRISPR gene editing is a revolutionary technology that allows us to create, and recreate, life.

October 26, 2017

CRISPR Can Now Be Used to Edit Individual Bases

A new technique allows chemical bases to be modified without breaking the structure of DNA.

October 26, 2017

Scientists Used Genetic Modification to Create Low-Fat Pigs

Are humans next?

October 25, 2017

Scientists Developed a Way to Precisely Edit Genes in the Human Brain

No doubt, this will lead to a whole host of advancements in the field.

October 19, 2017

CRISPR Is on the Cusp of Eradicating a Host of Diseases

Liver disease, hepatitis B, sickle cell disease, cardiovascular disease, muscular dystrophy, and Huntington's disease are all in CRISPR's sights.

October 6, 2017

What If We Could Literally Rewrite the Human Genome?

Would we still be human?

October 5, 2017

Scientists Establish New Nonviral Method for CRISPR Using Gold Nanoparticles

The researchers were able to use CRISPR-Gold to induce HDR in human embryonic stem cells and muscle cells from a mouse in vitro.

October 3, 2017

A New Drug Uses CRISPR to Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

“Antibiotics are weapons of mass destruction: extremely powerful but imprecise.”

October 1, 2017

Scientists Just Used Gene Editing to Remove a Fatal Blood Disorder From Human Embryos

For the first time ever, scientists used gene editing in human embryos to change a single letter in a faulty gene.

September 28, 2017
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