Platypus milk may help combat superbugs

A protein present in the milk of the platypus can potentially save thousands of lives.

CRISPR Treatment Prevents Hearing Loss in Mice

Using molecular scissors wrapped in a greasy delivery package, researchers have disrupted a gene variant.

Israeli Researchers Solve a Critical Piece of the Puzzle of Human Deafness

A new Tel Aviv University study solves a critical piece of the puzzle of human.

What made the oldest plesiosaur a strong swimmer

An analysis of the fossil remains of the oldest-known plesiosaur, an unusual underwater reptile that.

Italian Family can not Feel Pain Due to Gene Mutation

A family in Italy doesn’t feel pain because of a gene mutation identified by a.

Molecular Chaperones Shown to Assist in the Fight against Huntington Disease

Huntington’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease. It is always fatal. The disease is caused by.

CRISPR Therapeutics Plans First Clinical Trial for Thalassemia

Leading gene-editing company CRISPR Therapeutics announced the submission of a Clinical Trial Application (CTA) for.

CRISPR Technique Reverses Disease in Mice

Scientists have modified CRISPR to epigenetically treat diabetes, kidney disease, muscular dystrophy.

A Rich source of stem cells can now be harvested after birth

Amniotic fluid, the protective liquid surrounding an unborn baby, is discarded as medical waste during.

Yeti or no Yeti: DNA Analysis Says they are Asian bears

The Yeti or Abominable Snowman — a mysterious, ape-like creature said to inhabit the high.