The FDA has cracked down on the doctor who created the first three-parent embryo, which could have widespread implications for other advancements in the controversial field of human genetic modification.
President Donald Trump and his supporters believe he has superior genes, a core tenet of the eugenics movement.
Trump and his supporters believe he has superior genes, a core tenet of the eugenics movement.
Suzan Mazur: If you were organizing a public evolution summit, what discoveries in biology would you showcase? Eugene Koonin
Medical Discovery News is hosted by professors Norbert Herzog at Quinnipiac University, and David Niesel of the University
YOUNG BLOOD HAS REJUVENATING PROPERTIES. Maybe Dracula had a point. Several research groups have now shown that transfusing
At 46, Siddhartha Mukherjee, is a man driven by questions, by puzzles in science and society. In 2011, his first book, a
Can a leaf taste sunlight? I have never seen the question posed before, let alone answered, by someone with the botanical
Conclusion: Considering the subject of luck can help us appreciate the moment and increase our compassion toward people who are less fortunate.
The major risk factor for both cancer and Alzheimer's disease is aging. Changes in our biology that happen as we age contribute to the development of both diseases. Better understanding the biology of aging will help us develop drugs to treat Alzheimer's. It will also help us identify drugs currently used to treat cancer that could also be "repurposed" to treat Alzheimer's patients.
The idea that races are invented will probably sound crazy to a lot of people. They'll think of it as a silly idea that only
The results could one day create a genetic test that identifies people who need extra help.
Yes, twins really do run in families.
A truly transhumanist society should embrace reason and the scientific method to improve itself and bring about the best
The study does not report that vegetarianism increases the risk of heart disease, cancer, or any other bad outcome. Nothing of the sort. Not even close.