US panel greenlights '3-parent embryos' for IVF, but boys only

US panel greenlights ‘3-parent embryos’ for IVF, but boys only

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The US Food and ...

Is it wrong to ‘play God’ with human genome?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The announcement that scientists ...
Unnatural natural history of some favorite green veggies

Unnatural natural history of some favorite green veggies

Broccoli, kale, cabbage and others are not naturally occurring plants. They were all engineered by humans who selected for optimal ...
Decision to regulate editing genome of human embryo puts UK ahead of rest

Decision to regulate editing genome of human embryo puts UK ahead of rest

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. UK fertility regulators have given the ...

GM mosquitoes didn’t cause Zika, but they can help stop it

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A new ridiculous rumor is ...
Gene editing on human embryos would not create 'designer babies'

Gene editing on human embryos would not create ‘designer babies’

Despite some concerns over 'super-humans' and 'designer babies,' genome editing of human embryos likely to produce only modest edits to ...

Genetically engineered plants could act as ‘biosensors’ of pollutants

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Synthetically engineered biosensors, which ...

GM mosquito offer alternative to potential overuse of pesticides

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Along with the explosion ...

CRISPR offers opportunity for society to re-define GMOs

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. . . . .Can ...
Researchers use gene editing to create pig resistant to incurable porcine disease

Researchers use gene editing to create pig resistant to incurable porcine disease

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Tucked away in a ...
Regulators give UK scientists green light to genetically modify human embryos

Regulators give UK scientists green light to genetically modify human embryos

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. UK scientists have been ...

What can researchers learn from GM monkey with autism-like symptoms?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. It’s no carbon copy ...

Does wiping out all mosquitos to protect against disease carry consequences?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. There are 3,500 known ...

‘Natural’ gene editing technique creates non-GMO herbicide tolerant canola

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Jim Radtke may not ...

Canadian biotech petitions USDA to review non-browning Fuji apple

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A Fuji apple that ...

Blindness causing gene corrected by CRISPR in stem cells

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Researchers used CRISPR to ...
Nature Genetics to regulators: Treat crops made from conventional breeding, gene-editing same

Nature Genetics to regulators: Treat crops made from conventional breeding, gene-editing same

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In a commentary in ...
Biotechnology, synthetic biology keys to humans colonizing other planets

Biotechnology, synthetic biology keys to humans colonizing other planets

The lack of technology for such sustainable life support systems is a major factor underlying criticism of human space exploration ...
Red tape holding up GM mosquitos from aiding fight against Zika in Brazil

Red tape holding up GM mosquitos from aiding fight against Zika in Brazil

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. As the Zika virus ...

Public input vital to ensure safe application of CRISPR in society

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The discovery of a ...
Genetically engineered monkeys model autism, may aid in research

Genetically engineered monkeys model autism, may aid in research

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Scientists have genetically engineered ...
Why does 'heroes of CRISPR' author Eric Lander have so many enemies?

Why does ‘heroes of CRISPR’ author Eric Lander have so many enemies?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Genome-sequencing pioneer Eric Lander, ...

How much is at stake for Editas in CRISPR patent dispute?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. When is $100 million ...

Failure to disclose conflicts of interest at heart of CRISPR dispute

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A scientific kerfuffle emerged ...

We already live in world with eugenics

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Mention of eugenics inevitably ...
What next for Editas? First gene-editing company to go public

What next for Editas? First gene-editing company to go public

Is the Cambridge-based company Editas truly ready for the big time or is it trying to capitalize on technological hype? ...
CRISPR patent dispute erupts on Twitter

CRISPR patent dispute erupts on Twitter

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The war for control ...

Is ‘heroes of CRISPR’ controversy about money or misogyny?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. On January 14, Eric ...