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Monday, Sep 16, 2019
news about Gene editing
Jul 28, 2019 00:04
Human germline engineeringn involves deliberately changing the genes passed on to children, creating genetically modified people. Considered taboo for safety and social reasons, it is prohibited in many countries. read more
Apr 20, 2019 20:18
He Jiankui, associate professor at Southern University of Science and Technology, attracted condemnation when he said he had used technology to alter the embryonic genes of twin girls born read more
Apr 13, 2019 23:00
In a furious pursuit of multiple ‘next big things’, are we losing sight of what kind of new world we may end up creating? read more
Jan 21, 2019 17:23
He Jiankui said in November that he used a gene-editing technology known as CRISPR-Cas9 to alter the embryonic genes of twin girls born that month, sparking an international outcry about the ethics and safety of such research. read more
Jan 21, 2019 15:18
Chinese Scientist He Jiankui said in November that he used a gene-editing technology known as CRISPR-Cas9 to alter the embryonic genes of twin girls born that month, sparking an international outcry about the ethics and safety of such research. read more
Jan 01, 2019 08:12
According to research published earlier this year in Nature, there are about 500,000 people aged 100 years and above in the world, and the number is going to almost double every decade. There is no limit to longevity. read more
Dec 21, 2018 14:44
The article, co-authored with scientist PC Kesavan and published in Current Science journal, said that apart from causing environmental harm, some GM crops also exhibit geno-toxic effects (chemicals that can damage genetic information). read more
Nov 28, 2018 11:34
In videos posted online this week, He said he used a gene-editing technology known as CRISPR-Cas9 to alter the embryonic genes of twin girls born this month. read more
Nov 26, 2018 18:39
In a rare move, a group of 122 leading scientists from China condemned “gene editing”, saying there was a huge risk to perform human embryo transformation and attempt to produce a baby before rigorous further testing. read more
Nov 26, 2018 11:47
A U.S. scientist said he took part in the work in China, but this kind of gene editing is banned in the United States because the DNA changes can pass to future generations and it risks harming other genes. read more
Apr 18, 2018 12:00
A government regulation is necessary to prevent the exploitation of those who see hope in this treatment read more