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“Genetic Science”

Feb 1, 2016 09:20 AM ET // AFP
A fertility clinic has been given a license to use the CRISPR-Cas9 technique to investigate why miscarriages happen.
Jan 29, 2016 09:45 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Genetically modified mosquitoes will kill wild ones by making love, not war. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Jan 11, 2016 11:22 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This controversial area of research has become much easier thanks to advances in stem-cell biology and gene-editing techniques. Continue reading →
Dec 20, 2015 07:30 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
University of Notre Dame releases its fourth annual survey on pressing policy issues in science and technology. Continue reading →
Dec 1, 2015 11:11 AM ET // Rebecca Davis, AFP
The researcher says he is only holding off cloning people for fear of the public reaction.
Nov 23, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Just one creature can live in space, and now scientists have found the tardigrade has the highest amount of foreign DNA in its genome.
Nov 20, 2015 10:18 AM ET // Kerry Sheridan, AFP
The FDA's decision came after years of controversy over the fish, an Atlantic salmon injected with a gene from Pacific Chinook.
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