Pig organs may soon be suitable for human transplant, thanks to CRISPR

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Gene edited allergy-free peanuts on horizon but GMO fears may block arrival

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CRISPR dispute: Who gets patent, and who wins Nobel Prize?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Nobel Prize speculation, gossip, ...

CRISPR patent dispute may finally be resolved

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Next-generation genetic engineering must address public fears

Next-generation genetic engineering must address public fears

Next generation innovations for genetic modification of food and medicine face an uncertain future. Avoiding the public acceptance failures that ...

CRISPR upgrade may make gene editing even simpler

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The CRISPR/Cas9 technique is ...

Is slippery slope argument against human embryo gene editing overblown?

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UK scientists apply for first-ever human embryo gene editing license

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Is genetic engineering research a constitutionally protected right?

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Proof in the poop: Genetically modified bacteria may be used to treat digestive ailments

On the horizon is the delivery of genetically-engineered bacteria into the human gut that can diagnosis gastrointestinal conditions, or even ...

Using CRISPR gene editing to shut down mosquitoes as disease carriers

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Guardian: Benefits of embryonic genome editing worth the risks

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  More than 10,000 diseases ...

Can CRISPR replace conventional methods of biological conservation?

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

Could doctors use CRISPR to ‘fix’ broken DNA?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Today, medicine recognizes more ...

Biohackers have hands on CRISPR, but mostly to make beer

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

Societal challenges in the coming age of gene editing

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Steven Pinker’s ‘Get out of the way’ approach ignores need for bioethics in science

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Do you suppose Steven ...

Bill Gates, Google lend support to development of CRISPR-based clinical treatments

Bill Gates and Google are among some of the high-profile backers of a genome editing company that's raised $120 million ...
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Steven Pinker on CRISPR bioethical constraints and critics: ‘Get out of the way’

Professor Steven Pinker of Harvard has been one of the most outspoken advocates for more gas and less brakes in ...
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Legos and Mark Ruffalo explain promises and perils of synthetic biology

Synthetic biology is proving to be one of the most promising areas of science. So far, it's given us a source of ...

Debating perils and promise of gene editing

“Crap!” That was the first word out of Kevin Esvelt’s mouth as he scanned a paper published in Science in March. The work ...

CRISPR modifies human T cell genome, offering future AIDS therapy

Investigators from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) have developed a new strategy to precisely modify human T cells using CRISPR/Cas9—implications ...
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#CRISPRfacts media debate over Wired’s hype of gene editing technique

On July 21, WIRED magazine released its August issue with a cover story on the controversial new gene-editing technique CRISPR. Under the headline “The Genesis ...
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Cripr-Cas9 DNA editing opens world of possibilities—and Pandora’s box

Crispr-Cas9 makes it easy, cheap, and fast to move genes around—any genes, in any living thing, from bacteria to people ...

What has CRISPR accomplished in three years, and what are the dangers we’ll have to face?

Preeminent genetic researchers like David Baltimore, then at MIT, went to the Asilomar conference in 1975 to grapple with the ...

Can gene editing preserve line between medicine and eugenics?

CRISPR is the latest chapter in a long, darkly comic history of human genetic improvement. Like whole-gene engineering in the ...
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Science explainer: We may not resurrect dinosaurs but other extinct animals likely to be revived

De-extinction is moving closer to reality--maybe not Jurassic World real, but a number of more recent animals may soon be ...
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