Despite CRISPR baby controversy, Harvard University will begin gene-editing sperm

In the wild outcry around an experiment in China that declared to have actually produced twin women whose genes were become secure them from HIV, there’s something worth understanding–... Read more »

EXCLUSIVE: Chinese scientists are creating CRISPR babies

When Chinese researchers first edited the genes of a human embryo in a lab dish in 2015, it sparked global outcry and pleas from scientists not to make a... Read more »

United Nations considers a test ban on evolution-warping gene drives

The billionaire Bill Gates wishes to end malaria, therefore he’s especially “energized” about gene drives, a technology that might erase the mosquitoes that spread out the illness. Gates calls... Read more »