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Podcast: Talking CRISPR with controversial biohacker Josiah Zayner

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Is biohacking a crime? Who came up with the latest CRISPR trick? And did Rage Against the Machine sell out? ...
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Biohacker Josiah Zayner meets with California regulators investigating him: ‘It was surreal’

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A few weeks ago, the prominent biohacker Josiah Zayner took to Instagram to break some news: He had received a ...
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Gene therapy for beta-thalassemia blood disorder one step closer to European approval

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The first gene therapy to treat a rare blood disorder is one step closer to approval [March 29] following a ...
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‘Game-changing’ drug first ever postpartum depression medication approved by FDA

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The Food and Drug Administration on [March 19] approved brexanolone, the first drug specifically targeted to treat postpartum depression — ...
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Promising Alzheimer’s drug trial halted

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Alzheimer’s disease has beaten back another effort to tame it. Biogen and its Japanese pharma partner Eisai said [March 21] ...