An international effort aims to create baker’s yeast with laboratory-made DNA.
By logging how every piece of patient data is used, the company hopes to leave behind an indelible audit trail.
Genetic repairs are curing patients—but only at a few elite centers.
Picking up a quest abandoned by Big Pharma, academic labs are using new technology to develop contraceptive drugs for men.
Drug failures may be telling us that we don’t know what causes Alzheimer’s disease.
A device that cooks unwanted flying bugs with a laser beam will be tested against an insect that has decimated Florida’s orange production.
Patients groups are backing gene-editing as potential “home run” against disease.
With a sensor made from diamond, the new microscope can study biochemical processes in unprecedented detail.
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The dispute between researchers at UC Berkeley and the Broad Institute over the invention of the powerful gene-editing technique has been decided.