China detains scientist who claims to have made gene-edited babies
He Jiankui is under house arrest.
Chinese scientist claims he edited babies' genes with CRISPR
The technique is controversially being used to prevent HIV being passed on.
CRISPR editing may help turn a wild berry into a farmable crop
Genetic tweaks could make groundcherries common in your grocery store.
Tomorrow's transplant organs could come from human-pig hybrids
Never mind the mice with miniature human brains.
Science takes a step toward coding virus-resistant human cells
There are many challenges to making this a reality.
Genetic engineering creates an unnaturally blue flower
It hints at a future where scientists can customize plants at will.
I bio-engineered glowing beer and it hasn’t killed me (yet)
CRISPR is a DNA-editing tool that could cure cancer, and I wasted its potential on beer.
Scientists take a big step toward creating custom organisms
They've found a method for rewriting large chunks of DNA.
Researchers genetically engineer Salmonella to eat brain tumors
This is the first time you'll actually want a case of food poisoning.