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.
Genetically modified mice could sniff out harmful chemicals
New research hopes to map out the human olfactory system while enhancing mice in the process.
CRISPR gene-editing approved for first human trials
Backed by Sean Parker, researchers aim to reprogram T cells to fight cancer.
Researchers have engineered monkeys with Parkinson's disease
It's a controversial use of genetic engineering that could lead to major breakthroughs.
Gene-modified autistic monkeys could lead to a cure for humans
The controversial approach may show whether gene editing can fix a major disorder.
Scientists create first genetically modified human embryo
For the first time in history, a team of researchers have successfully edited the genes of a human...