CRISPR gene-editing could result in more successful birth rates
A first-of-its-kind study used CRISPR tech to understand human embryo development.
Scientists track gene parts controlling the embryo's early growth
Their new method could help interpret genetic signals sent from mother to embryo.
Researchers produce healthy mice without using fertilized eggs
It could expand the range of people who can have kids.
Mammalian embryos can grow in space
We have a long way to go before we can colonize space, though.
US medical panel recommends 3-person embyronic testing
Calm down, we aren't making chimera-babies. Yet.
UK scientists get permission to 'gene edit' human embryos
They still need "ethical approval" though.
Transparent eggs let scientists see how bird embryos grow
If you want to see how animal embryos grow in eggs, you typically have to poke a hole in the egg a...
Scientists grow whole organs inside animals for the first time
Researchers have had success growing organs in controlled lab environments, but repeating that fea...
Scientists get much closer to cloning human embryos from adult stem cells
It's relatively easy to clone embryos from the adult stem cells of simpler animals like sheep, but...