Real Super-Humans: Twins May Have Had Brains Altered By Gene-Editing In China

The brains of two genetically edited girls born in China last year may have been changed in ways that enhance … More

Scientist Responsible For Genetically Edited Humans Could Face Death Penalty For Corruption, Bribery- Warns Colleague

A British geneticist is worried that He Jiankui—the Chinese scientist responsible for the birth of genetically modified human twins—could face … More

The Cover Up Begins: Chinese Gene-Editing Experiment Loses Track Of Patients, Alarming Investors

Chinese scientists have raced ahead in experimenting with gene-editing on humans in the last few years, using a powerful new … More

China Does It: Researcher Claims To Have Helped Develop World’s First Genetically Edited Human Babies

A Chinese researcher claims that he helped make the world’s first genetically edited babies — twin girls born this month … More

Playing God: Farm Animals May Soon Get New Features Thanks To Gene Editing

Cows that can withstand hotter temperatures. Cows born without pesky horns. Pigs that never reach puberty. A company wants to … More

Biotech Start-Ups Ignite The New Race To The Top Of The ‘Frankenfood’ Market

Aug 10 (Reuters) – In a suburban Minneapolis laboratory, a tiny company that has never turned a profit is poised … More

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 … More

Edited Piglets Human-Ready

Piglets whose genes were edited to remove retroviruses, which could help clear the way for pig organs to be transplanted … More