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We can identify ‘bad’ genes. Why can’t we use CRISPR gene editing to get rid of them?

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Gene therapy 2.0 using CRISPR to knock out harmful genes sounds is a great idea--if and when it works. But ...
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Viewpoint: Why the Non-GMO Project label is little more than a marketing tool that deceives consumers

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The presence of a Non-GMO Project seal of approval doesn't really tell consumers anything about their food ...
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DNA, fruit flies and the quest to treat cancer with precision medicine

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"Cancer therapy is becoming customized to each patient." ...
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Creating Superman (and woman): Who benefits from human enhancement?

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Using genetic modification, nanotechnology, bionics, reconstructive surgery, hormones, drugs or any combination of these approaches, real-life human enhancement is looking ...
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Body part regeneration: How science can make the jump from fantasy to reality

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Could studying animals that regenerate body parts help us understand how to regrow human organs and limbs? It's unlikely in ...

Why synthetic biology is about much more than resurrecting woolly mammoths

Synthetic biology...Simply mentioning this term — whether at a cocktail party or on a pop culture TV show — evokes ...
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Frozen in time: You can be cryogenically preserved, but will you ever be revived?

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Preservation technologies promise the ability to suspend life for decades or even centuries. That would come with all sorts of ...
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Have humans reached the end of evolution? Not under these 3 scenarios

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Is natural selection still a major force in human evolution? Or have vaccines, water purification, modern medical care and other ...
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‘Suicide’ headaches? Magic mushrooms or LSD could offer relief

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Hallucinogenic drugs, particularly lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and psilocybin, are classified as Schedule 1, but scientists and physicians believe they ...
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Battling Parkinson’s disease by rejuvenating aging cells

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For many degenerative conditions, there are no cures, just treatments designed to slow the progression. But we may soon be ...
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Can we control our dreams through gene therapy?

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What drives our dreams? For most of human history, people thought dreams were supernatural--messages from the gods or visions of ...
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Viewpoint: Parents’ anti-GMO fervor just might contribute to children’s allergies

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Eating organic and avoiding GMOs has no effect on food allergies. But the mentality underlying GMO avoidance and overly-protective parenting ...

How religious beliefs shape our thinking on cloning, stem cells and gene editing

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Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam react to new technologies and concepts in their own way – though there is ...
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Are we ready for the artificial womb?

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In the coming years, the obstacles to ectogenesis --development outside of a mother from fertilization to full-term infancy-- will be ...
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Gender and the brain: Are there hardwired differences between men and women?

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The idea that genders are different in a neurological sense is picking up considerable momentum in the hard sciences. It could have ...
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Race and genetics: How our ancestry both limits and exacerbates disease risks

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Members of different ethnic groups living in the same region may have widely varying life expectancies. A wide range of ...
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Delving into our complicated relationship with carbohydrates

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The idea of controlling carbohydrate consumption has been bouncing around the world of diets and medicine for nearly 100 years ...
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Why autism looks so different in girls

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Girls tend to be diagnosed with autism later in life than boys--often after being misdiagnosed with something else first. Why ...

Marrying your cousin? There may be evolutionary benefits

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The taboo against cousin marriages may be overblown--and there may even be an evolutionary argument in support of it in ...

Why are we afraid of synthetic blood?

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Synthetic blood engineered to be superior to our normal blood may be a revolution in the emergency room ...
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How gene therapy could help astronauts survive deep space deadly radiation

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Over the past five decades, space travel advocates have been pushing to expand our footprint in space. They dream about lunar ...
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The real sustainability revolution in farming is New Breeding Techniques like CRISPR. Why are organic farmers blocked from using them?

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How do we define 'organics'? From a legal perspective, the term can only be applied to foods that meet a ...

Sex in space? An awkward talk we will need to have

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As the prospect of Mars colonization grows on the public radar screen, sex talk is not as much taboo that ...

What’s stopping us from using CRISPR to gene edit humans to fight disease?

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Emerging clinical applications of CRISPR editing include delivery of CRISPR systems into the body to repair genetic sequences. This is ...

Here’s what potential Mars colonists really need from Earth: A large gene pool

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Establishment of a Mars colony will depend on genetic diversity, meaning we must send tens of thousands of colonists ...

Supercharged brains and the quest to think better and faster

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For those seeking to enhance cognitive function based on hard evidence, the starting point is worked aimed at improving mental ...

Are consumer genetic tests misused by doctors and alternative health providers?

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Health practitioners with little or no training or perspective in genetics are dabbling in this rapidly advancing field. Utilizing results ...
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Reinforcing the human heart: Integrating human cells, electronics and nanomaterials

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Future of heart care: Cardiac patch that doesn't merely beat, but also provides monitoring and, if needed, electrical stimulation and ...