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Legal battle over CRISPR ownership heating up

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Beneath the technical and legal jargon...filed in the battle over CRISPR patents is a simple argument that...comes down to this: ...
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DNA pioneer James Watson calls Obama’s cancer moonshot initiative ‘crap’

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. James Watson, whose 1953 ...
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Are CRISPR enthusiasts overlooking technology’s risks?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. While the 150 experts...were ...

Where does cloning stand 20 years after Dolly the sheep?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Why are there no ...
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What could go wrong with CRISPR on humans?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Now that a federal ...

Prestigious neuroscience prize awarded to scientists who discovered brain’s plasticity

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Three neuroscientists whose research ...

Brain scans predict whether brain damaged patients likely to return to consciousness

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A simple measurement using ...

Why is there no cure for sickle cell disease?

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 The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Dr. David Williams very ...
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Genes influence academic achievement, but they’re not the most important factor

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The largest study of ...

CRISPR’s new upgrade cleans up messy aftermath

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Molecule by molecule, the ...

New CRISPR technique makes gene editing a little less messy

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. For all the hoopla about ...
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Can money cure cancer?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Tech entrepreneur Sean Parker ...

Precision medicine for rare cancers could point to effective treatments

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In the end, the ...
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Where do Americans stand on human gene editing, designer babies?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Most Americans oppose using ...

Nanotechnology ‘cage’ makes cancer drug safer, more effective

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. BIND Therapeutics describes itself ...
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Should doctors, scientists stop grouping us by race?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. More than a decade ...
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Why does ‘heroes of CRISPR’ author Eric Lander have so many enemies?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Genome-sequencing pioneer Eric Lander, ...

US government boosts efforts to identify genes linked to diseases

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Federal science officials have ...
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Could single vaccine treat all types of cancer?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Precision medicine has been ...

How much does ‘bad luck’ play into cancer risk?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. When a high-profile study ...
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Scientists can engineer mosquitoes to render them sterile, crashing malaria carrying population

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. And now there are ...

Can insects be genetically engineered as bioweapons?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. “Gene drives”  have enormous ...

Leading Alzheimer’s theory challenged by mounting research

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Drugs that target beta-amyloid, ...

Who is Feng Zhang, one of world’s most influential biologists?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  No one would guess that ...

NIH ending funding for human stem cell research in animals

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Over the years that ...

National Academy of Sciences seeks to set guidelines for use of CRISPR-Cas9

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The National Academy of Sciences, responding to concerns expressed by scientists and ethicists, has launched an ambitious initiative to recommend ...

Hospitals to begin consulting IBM’s Watson for cancer treatment

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Fourteen U.S. and Canadian cancer institutes will use International Business Machines Corp's (IBM.N) Watson computer system to choose therapies based ...

‘Precision medicine’ initiative to analyze over 1 million DNA samples

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The United States has proposed analyzing genetic information from more than 1 million American volunteers as part of a new ...