CRISPR Treatment Prevents Hearing Loss in Mice

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

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.

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.

Gene associated with thinking skills found

Researchers have identified a gene mutation that is linked with thinking skills. The discovery can.

DNA discovery makes possible new treatment for illnesses

New Zealand and Australian scientists have observed DNA moving between animal cells in a breakthrough.

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Novel DNA test could identify risk of frailty

New research from the Johns Hopkins University suggests that the quantity of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA).

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Smoking linked to loss of Y chromosome in men

In a new study, published in Science, researchers at Uppsala University demonstrate an association between.

Genes, not environment, make some chimps smarter

Just like humans, some chimpanzees are smarter than others, and about half of that variation.

How organs coordinate their development with body

Believe it or not, during growth our organs do not develop synchronously with the body’s.