Tag: Human DNA

Gene Editing the DNA of Babies is OK Says U.K. Bioethics Organization

U.K. Bioethics Organization says Gene Editing the DNA of Babies is OK

A renowned U.K. ethics council has deemed that gene editing the DNA of unborn babies is not unethical. For years, gene editing the DNA of humans has raised significant ethical issues within the scientific community...
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The Power of a Cuddle: Comfort Babies and Change their DNA

Touch starvation is a real thing, but it may originate earlier than you think. What is touch starvation? It’s a symptom of a bigger culture revolving around solitude, isolation, and willful lack of physical contact....
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Watch CRISPR Edit DNA in Real Time

Edgy Labs weighs in on the recent CRISPR footage that has stunned researchers and the public alike. The CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technique has taken the biological community and the Internet by storm. Due to the...
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Why we Should Look to Junk DNA to Help Cure Cancer

Interest in understanding the human genome is higher than ever, as is the desire to edit it, especially after realizing that some animals don't have as many problems with cancer. The advent of Crispr-CAS9 gene...