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Nov 12, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A gene-editing process called CRISPR-cas 9 could be used to treat a rare, hereditary form of blindness, but should it?
Nov 6, 2015 11:20 AM ET // AFP
A one-year-old girl with leukemia was cured after scientists used a new gene-editing technique to manipulate cells to fight the disease.
Oct 22, 2015 02:15 PM ET // AFP
California-based 23andMe has new DNA kits that will test for mutations that could lead to disease.
Oct 12, 2015 04:16 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
DNA strands are writhing, morphing tangles of information, computer simulations show. Continue reading →
Sep 8, 2015 01:20 PM ET // AFP
Lawmakers want to ban not only the use of cloning, but imports of reproductive material, clones and their descendants.
Aug 28, 2015 01:50 PM ET // Renee Morad
Do-it-yourself bioengineering and garage-based DNA sequencing let anyone alter the human condition.
Aug 25, 2015 11:25 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
A biotech company has expanded DNA's molecular code, opening the possibility of creating new kinds of life on Earth.
Aug 17, 2015 05:02 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Massive amounts of digital information could be stored with no power and no degradation.
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