Gene-modified viruses rescue patient from drug-resistant 'superbug'
It's not a cure, but it could be close enough for many patients.
Hitting the Books: How calculus is helping unravel DNA's secrets
It's not just for the hard sciences anymore!
CRISPR gene editing has been used on humans in the US
It's part of a trial that could rethink medicine.
China says it cloned a police dog to speed up training
Whether or not it's a wise idea remains to be seen.
FDA removes restrictions on genetically modified salmon
This is in spite of a lawsuit hoping to block the fast-growing fish.
23andMe says gene report can detect the risk of type 2 diabetes
There are concerns about the test's accuracy and utility.
Stem cell transplant offers hope for an HIV cure
Any practical treatment is a long way off, but it's a start.
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.