Japan issues draft guidelines for gene editing human embryos

5 months ago — 1 min read

Japan has announced new guidance which might to allow gene editing in human embryos. The draft guidelines will allow gene-editing for research into early human development. Released by a panel...

New CRISPR Technique Repairs Genetic Mutations in Human Embryos

6 months ago — 1.5 min read

Researchers have revealed a new CRISPR technique which might prevent humans from passing on a potentially life-threatening genetic disorder.

Maths allows Engineers to test Biological Circuits

6 months ago — 1 min read

Biological circuits are one of the most exciting developments in synthetic biology. They could allow biological parts to mimic the logical functions we see in electronic circuits. However, up to...

DNA Replication Filmed For The First Time

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

Researchers have recorded up-close footage of a single DNA molecule replicates itself. New footage showing DNA Replication is raising questions about how we have always assumed the process works.