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“Genetic Science”

May 5, 2016 08:35 AM ET // AFP
Embryonic cells grew for 12 days outside a womb.
Apr 28, 2016 08:50 AM ET // AFP
Scientists were able to reprogram mature skin cells by introducing a cocktail of genes needed to create gametes.
Apr 12, 2016 12:06 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
Apr 4, 2016 08:55 AM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
The findings could lead to better skin transplants for human patients with severe burns.
Mar 29, 2016 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Protein-based Paleo diets aren’t for everyone, suggests research that finds some people are actually hardwired to stick to veggies.
Mar 17, 2016 12:30 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new tool could allow edits and repairs to the human genome, and perhaps one day treat diseases or conditions linked to our genes.
Mar 14, 2016 03:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Genetically engineered muscles power tiny, light-sensitive biobots. Continue reading →
Mar 11, 2016 11:00 AM ET // AFP
The advance could do away with surgery and its risks.
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