The GLP is committed to full transparency. Download and review our Annual Report.

The GLP is committed to full transparency. Download and review our Annual Report.

Articles written for the GLP list the source as Genetic Literacy Project. All other articles were written for the sources noted with excerpts provided by the GLP.
ciruit 3 6 18

MIT’s Timothy Lu’s gene therapy innovation: Programming cells to fight infection

Anne Trafton | 
In high school and college, Timothy Lu spent a lot of time programming computers. But as his college graduation approached, ...
Video: MIT scientists create plants that glow in the dark

Video: MIT scientists create plants that glow in the dark

Anne Trafton | 
Imagine that instead of switching on a lamp when it gets dark, you could read by the light of a ...
Cracking cancer: Could treatment lie in harnessing immune system defense mechanism?

Cracking cancer: Could treatment lie in harnessing immune system defense mechanism?

Anne Trafton | 
For the first time, MIT biologists have now identified a mechanism that the immune system uses to eliminate genetically imbalanced ...