Individuals with mutation to the CCR5 gene have a 21 percent increase in mortality rate, study finds.
Shouldn't a moratorium itself be subject to the requirement of broad societal consensus?
Claims by He Jiankui are unsubstantiated and he has reportedly been suspended since the announcement.
The research could one day be used to help human same-sex couples reproduce.
A gene drive to stop the spread of malaria showed promise, with no mutations arising in laboratory experiments.
Researchers think this trial could be "the real beginning of gene therapy."
Dialysis for life or a genetically altered pig organ? That may be a choice for transplant patients in the future.
While the breakthrough has raised ethical concerns, we should also remember to celebrate advances in research.
There are virtually no regulations for CRISPR technology.
Pioneering gene editing research has put the U.K. at the forefront of the next scientific revolution—whether the rest of the world is ready for it or not.
The biggest study yet on the effect of body mass index on DNA reveals markers that could predict diabetes risk.
Using molecular scissors to edit immune cells has reversed blood cancer in a London baby.