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How the news of China’s gene-edited babies blew up

Quartz | 
He Jiankui didn’t wake up on Sunday [November 25]  expecting his world to change. … He knew international attention was ...
Tracking Zika: New genetic tool maps how viruses spread around the world

Tracking Zika: New genetic tool maps how viruses spread around the world

Quartz | 
We remain utterly unprepared to deal with epidemics at a global scale...The good news is that new inventions are continually ...
Viruses ‘talk’ with each other to plan attacks on cells

Viruses ‘talk’ with each other to plan attacks on cells

Quartz | 
[Israeli scientists have accidentally] discovered for the first time an instance of viruses leaving messages for other viruses. ... Viruses ...
Why China won't agree to moratorium on human embryonic gene modification?

Why China won’t agree to moratorium on human embryonic gene modification?

Scroll | 
In March, a group of US scientists requested scientists around the world to not genetically modify human embryos. They argue that the ...

Lifestyle affects personal microbiome

Popular Science | 
Trillions of microbes live in and on our body. We don’t yet fully understand how these microbial ecosystems develop or ...

Engineered extremophile brews bulk chemical

Royal Society of Chemistry | 
The following is an excerpt. US researchers have engineered a heat-loving microbe to produce a bulk chemical from carbon dioxide and ...