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Many viable IVF embryos not implanted due to mosaicism

A recent study has suggested that many embryos from IVF that are discarded due to chromosomal abnormalities have the potential […]

Opinion: morally, is germline genome editing all that different to IVF?

Helen C. O’Neill has explored how the global reaction to the birth of genome-edited twins in 2018 echoed the condemnation […]

A Spotlight On: Polygenic Embryo Screening – Dr. Todd Lencz, Professor at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research

Dr Todd Lencz is a Professor at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research in Manhasset, New York. Lencz’s team were […]

Genome Giants: Kay Davies – Human Geneticist and Professor of Genetics, University of Oxford

Dame Kay Davies is a human geneticist and Professor of Genetics at the University of Oxford. Davies has spent her […]

Patient Perspectives: Maddie Stoodley – Gaucher’s Association Ambassador and UK Board Member

Maddie Stoodley is a rare disease patient and Gaucher’s Association Ambassador and UK board member. Stoodley was diagnosed at 16 […]

Patient Perspectives: Daniel Lewi, Founder and CEO, CATS Foundation

Daniel Lewi is the Founder and CEO of the Cure and Action for Tay-Sachs (CATS) Foundation, which supports children and […]

Down the Rabbit Hole: Cloning and all things Dolly the Sheep – Bill Ritchie

Bill Ritchie is a retired embryologist who carried out the cloning procedure that led to the creation of Dolly the […]

Albumin activates a proton channel to enable fertilisation

Researchers have explored the roles that albumin and human voltage-gated proton channels, called hHv1, play in triggering fertilisation. Human voltage-gated […]

First early human embryo structure

University of Exeter researchers have discovered a simple and efficient approach to recreate the early structures of the human embryo […]

Check your CRISPR-Cas9 edits Cautions Crick

CRISPR-Cas9 is currently one of the most significant gene-editing tools. Its discovery won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry last year. […]