CRISPR-Cas9 Gene-Editing Tool To Improve Future Research

The emergence of the powerful CRISPR-Cas9 tool allowed researchers to tackle and insert or remove specific genes and granting the chance to observe what happens in the aftermath. CRISPR, a gene-editing-tool, is... Read more »

Genetically-Edited Chinese Babies Could Have Mental “Superpowers,” A Scientist Thinks

The genetically-edited Chinese babies whose story went viral not too long ago are back in the news as a scientist thinks that the twins, modified using the CRISPR method to develop immunity to... Read more »

Researchers Discover Brain Cancer’s “Immortality Switch”

The brain cancer known as glioblastoma is difficult to treat with drugs, but researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, found out a target for drug treatments. Glioblastoma has a common... Read more »

CRISPR Can Now Detect Diseases, Not Only Edit Genes

So far, CRISPR has been used to edit genes, but now it can also help diagnose patients. There are many tools that help doctors diagnose patients, but not all of them can... Read more »