28 Jul 2016
Scientists have achieved two major breakthroughs with the plan to conduct the first-ever human gene-editing trial next month to treat cancer and to stop asthma by turning off the gene controlling coughing, wheezing and shortness of breath.
14 Jul 2016
I once delivered a paper on the issue of egg and sperm donation at a forum where I posited that it is the summit of love sharing between the living.
9 Jun 2016
Four different species of hominin co-existed at the time of Lucy, according to the results of an in-depth review of the fossil evidence gathered over the last few years.
3 Jun 2016
A group of American-led scientists and entrepreneurs has announced the start of a 10-year project aimed at creating synthetic human genomes in a move that could revolutionize the field of biotechnology but raises troubling ethical concerns.