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Mass tragedies underscore desperate need for synthetic blood

Mass tragedies underscore desperate need for synthetic blood

Motherboard | 
Scientists have been working on creating synthetic blood for years now. The hope is that this substance will have a ...
Pro-life movement poses obstacles for CRISPR editing of human embryos

Pro-life movement poses obstacles for CRISPR editing of human embryos

Motherboard | 
It's hard to discuss CRISPR without discussing, even tangentially, the issue of abortion. The gene editing technology has now been ...
No turning back: Why discussions on gene editing must reach the American public

No turning back: Why discussions on gene editing must reach the American public

Motherboard | 
[F]or the first time, scientists in China announced they had successfully edited the genes of fertilized human embryos, and fully ...