Personal Genetics Education Project

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Do the World’s Three Remaining Northern White Rhinos Have a Future? | Blog | Nature | PBS

This wonderful article about the northern white rhino genetic rescue project, which we're part of, will give you hope.

The Zika virus’s spread is adding new urgency to gene-editing technologies that…

The Zika virus’s spread is adding new urgency to gene-editing technologies that…

Video: Why are GMOs bad? | Genetic Literacy Project

Why are GMOs Bad? by scishow: “Why are GMOs bad? They aren’t. They just aren’t, not intrinsically, and certainly not for your health. We’ve been eating them for decades with no ill effects, which.

Genetically Engineered Animals > Oxitec Mosquito

Clarification of FDA and EPA jurisdiction over the regulation of mosquito-related products.

‘It’s to let them know there are concerns [about GM mosquitoes] from people they…

Modified male mosquitoes could be used to decrease the mosquito population (they mate with wild females, but the larvae created are not compatible with life) and therefore decrease vectored disease incidence!

Children of Capital: Eugenics in the World of Private Biotechnology - Ethics in…

Children of Capital: Eugenics in the World of Private Biotechnology - Ethics in Biology, Engineering and Medicine: An International Journal, Volume Issue

The ability to quickly alter the code of life has given us unprecedented power…

The ability to quickly alter the code of life has given us unprecedented power over the natural world.

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Targeted mutagenesis in chicken using system

What can we learn from the genomes of our closest evolutionary relatives?…

What can we learn from the genomes of our closest evolutionary relatives?

Take a closer look at the microscopic life that coexists in complex partnerships…

Take a closer look at the microscopic life that coexists in complex partnerships with every type of animal, in "I Contain Multitudes," a new book by science writer Ed Yong.

After much suspicion and derision, women with hyperandrogenism can compete in international events.

Why Caster Semenya and Dutee Chand deserve to compete (and win) at Rio 2016

CRISPR offers an easy, exact way to alter genes to create traits such as disease resistance and drought tolerance.

Breakthrough Technologies Precise Gene Editing in Plants CRISPR offers an easy, exact way to alter genes to create traits such as disease resistance and drought tolerance.

Tour de France Champions born or made: where do we take the genetics of performance? - Journal of Sports Sciences -

Tour de France Champions born or made: where do we take the genetics of performance? - Journal of Sports Sciences -