The House's Committee on Appropriations has added language to an FDA spending bill to prevent funds from being used to even evaluate germline editing experiments.
Bio-Rad scientist Jennifer Berman explains how ddPCR can help detect the basic efficiency of CRISPR/Cas9 and other genome editing technologies and more.
The scientists will use gut-on-a-chip technology to develop probiotics that can sense and respond to pathogenic microbes that have made their way into a person's GI system.
The pipeline identifies interesting mutants with PCR and sequencing and allows the creation of multiplexed mutants.
Doudna and Baltimore lead a group of experts tasked with identifying issues to address at an international summit on human gene editing and a subsequent study.
A survey examines how age, political leanings, and more influence how Americans view certain scientific topics, the Associated Press reports.
A researcher who pleaded guilty to making false statements in research reports has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison and must pay $7.2 million back to the NIH.
The BabySeq project to study the risks and benefits of sequencing newborns is underway.
In Nature this week: association between genome-wide homozygosity and traits like height and cognitive ability, improved CRISPR-Cas9 editing, and more.