He Jiankui is currently confined to his home and under armed guard.
The whole odd affair is unprecedented.
Against international best practices, researchers in China claim to have facilitated the birth of twin girls whose DNA had been altered with gene editing tools.
They used CRISPR gene editing to take a shortcut around traditional plant domestication that can take up to thousands of years.
A switch from brown to yellow.
Scientists say that media reactions so far have been exaggerated.
Are we ready for the biggest ethical challenges mankind has ever faced?
CRISPR is more like a swiss army knife now.
CRISPR could be a massive game changer.
Scientists have sharpened CRISPR’s scalpel.
At the very least, this is a testament to how far genetic editing has come.
Only two genes code both the canvas and paintbrush for the intricate butterfly wing patterns.
A popular Japanese flower was used to demonstrate the power of CRISPR.
It’s further than anyone has ever gone with gene editing in the United States.
Money well spent!
It’s the first time CRISPR was used to store and retrieve media from DNA.
This could usher in a wondrous era for genetic science, but risks also loom nearby.
Even with over 1000 unexpected mutations, the mice seemed healthy and normal.
Researchers using a new genetic technique have successfully cured a genetic blood disorder in living mice, unlocking new possibilities for genetic editing.
They plan to cut genes out until they learn which are involved in miscarriages.