An article published in the European Journal of Human Genetics has explored views on how new genetic technologies may change […]
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) have characterised and analysed the unique architecture of one of the most complex […]
Advances in healthcare has led to an increasing lifespan. Over time, our bodies gradually accumulate damage to the cells and […]
In the latest episode of Genetics Unzipped presenter Dr Kat Arney reflects on the life and work of Dame Anne […]
What is gene therapy? Given the hype around gene therapy and the recent approvals for use, everyone has heard or […]
Dr. Yonatan Stelzer is an expert in the emerging field of epigenetics, which allows interruption of genetic code in many […]
It all comes down to what decision is being made based upon a person’s genetics.
Scientists have never been certain how the half-genomes of the maternal egg cell and paternal sperm merge to form one human genome. Researchers this week described the enzyme SPRK1 as being critical to the process.
Helen C. O’Neill has explored how the global reaction to the birth of genome-edited twins in 2018 echoed the condemnation […]
CRISPR is renowned for its precise gene-editing ability, but is gaining ground in alternative applications; namely the control of selected […]