New Zealand May Use Genetic Tech to Wipe Out “Undesirable” Species

The proposal would have the nation using gene drives to kill off a number of mammals.

November 16, 2017

We Just Used Genetic Engineering to Create Completely Yellow, Three-Eyed, Wingless Mosquitoes

These genetically modified mosquitoes could lessen the spread of disease.

November 15, 2017

Watch CRISPR Edit DNA in Real Time

See CRISPR alter the source code of life as it happens.

November 15, 2017

Unlocking the Secrets of an Ancient Organism May Show Us How to Live for Centuries

The way to extend the human lifespan might live in the sea.

November 1, 2017

CRISPR Can Now Be Used to Edit Individual Bases

A new technique allows chemical bases to be modified without breaking the structure of DNA.

October 26, 2017

Scientists Used Genetic Modification to Create Low-Fat Pigs

Are humans next?

October 26, 2017

Scientists Developed a Way to Precisely Edit Genes in the Human Brain

No doubt, this will lead to a whole host of advancements in the field.

October 19, 2017

CRISPR Is on the Cusp of Eradicating a Host of Diseases

Liver disease, hepatitis B, sickle cell disease, cardiovascular disease, muscular dystrophy, and Huntington's disease are all in CRISPR's sights.

October 6, 2017

Scientists Establish New Nonviral Method for CRISPR Using Gold Nanoparticles

The researchers were able to use CRISPR-Gold to induce HDR in human embryonic stem cells and muscle cells from a mouse in vitro.

October 3, 2017

A New Drug Uses CRISPR to Fight Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

“Antibiotics are weapons of mass destruction: extremely powerful but imprecise.”

October 1, 2017
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