Rappler's latest stories on CRISPR
In a paper describing the breakthrough in the journal Cell Press, researchers say it could help us better understand vision problems in humans with albinism
What He Jiankui has done is the genetic version of the 'like' game on social media
With the Genetic Genie out of the bottle, we have to ask whether we need any more time to reflect on the ethics
The research shows 'changes in the DNA have been seriously underestimated before now,' says Allan Bradley of the Wellcome Sanger Institute, who co-authored a study published in the journal Nature Biotechnology
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The researchers successful use of the CRISPR gene editing tool in viable embryos was hailed as a technical feat by outside experts who called at the same time for deeper debate on the ethics of altering human DNA
A fierce legal battle over the patent for the revolutionary gene editing technique CRISPR Cas9 plays out in a US court with billions of dollars at stake
Gene editing Biotechnology may bring about an end to malaria but will it have unforeseen effects down the line?
Scientific techniques that can wipe out invasive species or alter mosquitoes ability to carry disease are pushing ahead raising concerns about the ethics of permanently changing the natural world
If in the future robots are making food and education is online what do we do?
Many are excited about the superior ability of CRISPR to deliver a gene to the right spot compared to its genome editing competitors – as well as the technique s low cost and ease of use says the journal Science