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Technology is here: Using gene editing to prevent cancer

Antonio Regaldo | 
If anyone had devised a way to create a genetically engineered baby, I figured George Church would know about it ...

Growing concern over athletes receiving unproven stem cell therapies

Antonio Regalado | 
Elite athletes do whatever it takes to win. Lately, that’s meant getting an injection of their own stem cells. The ...

Laboratories race to advance CRISPR research in spite of patent dispute

Antonio Regalado | 
Last month in Silicon Valley, biologists Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier showed up in black gowns to receive the $3 ...
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Can identifying ‘suicide genes’ help predict risk?

Antonio Regalado | 
No one could have predicted that Oscar-winning comedian Robin Williams would kill himself. Or could they? When someone commits suicide, ...
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