Chinese scientist claims he edited babies' genes with CRISPR
The technique is controversially being used to prevent HIV being passed on.
Lab-made embryos may save near-extinct rhino species
A new technique could bring northern white rhinos back from the brink.
Scientists get closer to replicating human sperm
Researchers have passed an important milestone in understanding sperm creation.
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.