Scientists make first attempt at editing genes inside the body
They'll know if the procedure was a success within a few months' time.
New gene therapy technique saves boy's life by growing new skin
Engineering and growing large amounts of skin this way could help others with the rare disease.
New York City ordered to share code for DNA evidence software
It's an all too rare instance of accountability in law enforcement tech.
Navajo Nation may undo genetic research ban in hopes of better care
Tribe leaders are working on a new policy that would allow research and protect genetic material.
CRISPR gene-editing could result in more successful birth rates
A first-of-its-kind study used CRISPR tech to understand human embryo development.
DNA 'robots' could sort molecules in your blood
A single genetic strand is all it takes.
Researchers use encryption to keep patients’ DNA private
It allows scientists to study genetic mutations without revealing whole genomes.
Fingernail-sized chip can repair damaged tissue in seconds
The non-invasive technology works without breaking the skin.
Genetic engineering creates an unnaturally blue flower
It hints at a future where scientists can customize plants at will.