Geneediting

11.29.18
China halts scientist's gene-edited baby research
11.29.18

China halts scientist's gene-edited baby research

Officials also called for an investigation.

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10.02.18
CRISPR editing may help turn a wild berry into a farmable crop
10.02.18

CRISPR editing may help turn a wild berry into a farmable crop

Genetic tweaks could make groundcherries common in your grocery store.

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07.16.18
CRISPR might cause more unintended DNA damage than we thought
07.16.18

CRISPR might cause more unintended DNA damage than we thought

A new study found that the gene-editing technique caused major DNA deletions.

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07.11.18
Scientists reprogram T Cells to target autoimmune diseases
07.11.18

Scientists reprogram T Cells to target autoimmune diseases

The non-viral technique is promising more specific therapies.

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05.28.18
Gene-edited rice plants could boost the world's food supply
05.28.18

Gene-edited rice plants could boost the world's food supply

So long as the potential ethical issues are addressed, at least.

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05.19.18
Recommended Reading: The fate of Facebook's free internet project
05.19.18

Recommended Reading: The fate of Facebook's free internet project

The best long-form writing on technology and more on the web.

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02.15.18
Researchers use CRISPR to detect HPV and Zika
02.15.18

Researchers use CRISPR to detect HPV and Zika

They also use it to log a cell's history.

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01.18.18
First human CRISPR study in the US could begin soon
01.18.18

First human CRISPR study in the US could begin soon

The University of Pennsylvania has listed it in a medical trials directory.

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01.07.18
Key CRISPR gene editing methods might not work for most humans
01.07.18

Key CRISPR gene editing methods might not work for most humans

Immune responses could make it too dangerous.

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