Category Archives: Genetic Modification

Thousands in Sweden Have Microchipped Themselves

Thousands of people in Sweden have inserted microchips, which can function as contactless credit cards, key cards and even rail cards, into their bodies. Once the chip is underneath your skin, there is no longer any need to worry about

Thousands in Sweden Have Microchipped Themselves

Thousands of people in Sweden have inserted microchips, which can function as contactless credit cards, key cards and even rail cards, into their bodies. Once the chip is underneath your skin, there is no longer any need to worry about

Too Early For Wide-Scale Lab-Grown Meat? Some Organizations Think So

(Bloomberg) — It’s possible you’ve heard of the Impossible Burger. Heralded as a bleeding veggie patty that looks, tastes and even sizzles like meat, the product is sold in almost 2,000 restaurants—stretching across the bun-slinging continuum from Bareburger to White Castle.

Too Early For Wide-Scale Lab-Grown Meat? Some Organizations Think So

(Bloomberg) — It’s possible you’ve heard of the Impossible Burger. Heralded as a bleeding veggie patty that looks, tastes and even sizzles like meat, the product is sold in almost 2,000 restaurants—stretching across the bun-slinging continuum from Bareburger to White Castle.

No Danger Here: As Gene-Editing Start-Ups Grow, So Does The Threat Of Permanent Gene Mutations

(Bloomberg) — Medical researchers say two new studies suggest that a cutting-edge therapy to repair defective genes could promote cancer-causing mutations in cells, a possible safety concern that some of the hottest companies in biotechnology may have to account for

No Danger Here: As Gene-Editing Start-Ups Grow, So Does The Threat Of Permanent Gene Mutations

(Bloomberg) — Medical researchers say two new studies suggest that a cutting-edge therapy to repair defective genes could promote cancer-causing mutations in cells, a possible safety concern that some of the hottest companies in biotechnology may have to account for

US Scientists Attempt To Gene-Edit Inside Patient In World First

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person’s DNA to try to cure a disease. The experiment was done Monday in California

US Scientists Attempt To Gene-Edit Inside Patient In World First

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person’s DNA to try to cure a disease. The experiment was done Monday in California

Electroceuticals: Putting A Chip In Your Brain To Help With Medical Ailments- This IS Our Future

SUPER HUMANS could exist in just 15 years thanks to a computer chip inserted into the brain to unlock the mankind’s full potential. Bryan Johnson outlines plan to put a CHIP in your brain http://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.184.2_en.html#goog_675693245 People will be able to

Electroceuticals: Putting A Chip In Your Brain To Help With Medical Ailments- This IS Our Future

SUPER HUMANS could exist in just 15 years thanks to a computer chip inserted into the brain to unlock the mankind’s full potential. Bryan Johnson outlines plan to put a CHIP in your brain http://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.184.2_en.html#goog_675693245 People will be able to

Just Because You Can: 50,000 Year Old Lion Cub Raises Hopes In Creating REAL-LIFE ‘Jurassic Park’

The lion was found frozen in ice in Siberia, Russia. It survived almost intact for tens of thousands of years, and its fur and facial features are clearly visible. It was found with its face resting on its paw. VERA

Just Because You Can: 50,000 Year Old Lion Cub Raises Hopes In Creating REAL-LIFE ‘Jurassic Park’

The lion was found frozen in ice in Siberia, Russia. It survived almost intact for tens of thousands of years, and its fur and facial features are clearly visible. It was found with its face resting on its paw. VERA

Editing RNA: Scientists Now Altering The Human Genome

Researchers said they created a new Crispr-based system to edit RNA instead of DNA in human cells, offering a way around some of the ethical and scientific challenges associated with editing the genome and helping advance a new avenue to

Editing RNA: Scientists Now Altering The Human Genome

Researchers said they created a new Crispr-based system to edit RNA instead of DNA in human cells, offering a way around some of the ethical and scientific challenges associated with editing the genome and helping advance a new avenue to