The attempt is another controversial test of whether gene-modified people are possible.
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A government investigation of Theranos’s lab has documented a host of troubles at the blood-testing startup.
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U.S. and Finnish doctors caught the brain-shrinking virus in action and say tests to screen for such problems are possible.
A portable assembly line for medicines offers a better way to respond to outbreaks and shortages.
Beth Stevens thinks she has solved a mystery behind brain disorders such as Alzheimer’s and schizophrenia.
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Scientists are homing in on the fewest genes needed for an organism to survive.
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