Mass tragedies underscore desperate need for synthetic blood

Mass tragedies underscore desperate need for synthetic blood

Scientists have been working on creating synthetic blood for years now. The hope is that this substance will have a ...
Pro-life movement poses obstacles for CRISPR editing of human embryos

Pro-life movement poses obstacles for CRISPR editing of human embryos

It's hard to discuss CRISPR without discussing, even tangentially, the issue of abortion. The gene editing technology has now been ...
No turning back: Why discussions on gene editing must reach the American public

No turning back: Why discussions on gene editing must reach the American public

[F]or the first time, scientists in China announced they had successfully edited the genes of fertilized human embryos, and fully ...