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Reengineering Life

The technique is capable of precisely editing mitochondria

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Reengineering Life

Three papers suggest it might not be safe to make gene-edited babies with CRISPR

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Reengineering Life

Gene therapy and CRISPR show promising signs

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Reengineering Life

The experiment raises major safety concerns for gene-edited babies

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Reengineering Life

The technique could pave the way for a human treatment

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Reengineering Life

Researchers used CRISPR to make ‘humanized’ mice

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It could be as simple to use as a pregnancy test — but it’s not there yet

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Scientists are using gene editing to make healthy food more appealing

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A new technique involving CRISPR could eliminate the need for insulin shots

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Reengineering Life

One company is working on a DNA-altering injection to give pets

A photo illustration of a cat lying on its side, juxtaposed against a background showing DNA strands.
A photo illustration of a cat lying on its side, juxtaposed against a background showing DNA strands.
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