Why use gene editing on human embryos when other options are available?

Why use gene editing on human embryos when other options are available?

Josh Baxt | 
Researchers in the U.S. and South Korea have shown that gene editing can correct a genetic disorder in an embryo. Using CRISPR-Cas9, ...
Why CRISPR, other academia-produced technologies, should belong to everyone

Why CRISPR, other academia-produced technologies, should belong to everyone

Juliet Preston | 
Why does anybody own CRISPR? [According to Michael Eisen, Berkeley professor and co-founder of the Public Library of Science] intellectual property in ...
Nanotechnology could lead to revolution in drug development

Nanotechnology could lead to revolution in drug development

Meghana Keshavan | 
Monoclonal antibody research skyrocketed in the 1980s. By the next decade, they hit the market and today, some of the ...