‘The strategy involves replacing the defective gene that causes the bleeding disorder with a correct version’
New gene therapy treatment for hemophilia - Yahoo News
RANDALL MAYES: A higher standard for GMOs - TheDC Opinion
The Food and Drug Administration has reportedly finished its evaluation of the environmental and health impacts for the first genetically modified animal food source proposed for sale in the U.S. market.
The family of paraplegic 21-year-old Timothy J. Atchinson admit he is the first person to receive stem cell treatment
The White House on Thursday said the controversial field of synthetic biology, or manipulating the DNA of organisms to forge new life forms, poses limited risks and should be allowed to proceed
Scientists produce mice from two fathers - Science 2.0
The intent was to preserve endangered species, but obviously it opens up the possibility of same-sex couples having their own genetic children
Noble Peace Prizes should be awarded to people who have actually accomplished things.
Johnson & Johnson bids $2.3 billion for Crucell
Good relations with India necessary for Australia’s security.
New food regulations proposed by Democratic congresswoman make no sense.
Don’t believe critics’ scare tactics. Synthetic biology is safe and has the potential to resurrect our economy.
How politicians, environmental activists, and regulators are killing millions of children.
The National Institutes of Health should stop pretending like human embryos aren’t human beings.
New process easily converts skin cells to stem cells nearly identical to the embryonic type
We already eat genetically-engineered grain, fruit and vegetables. Soon we will be eating genetically-engineered animals too.
Obama denies that he is anti-business, but his administration’s treatment of the pharmaceutical and medical device industries gives the lie to his denials.
The UN’s minimal successes at improving the health and wealth of the poor have been vastly overshadowed by its counterproductive policies and actions.
Mike Castle was too liberal for the Republican Party.
As a physician, I’ve taken an oath to “do no harm.” That’s why I oppose embryonic stem cell research.
Mighty good tea - Dallas Observer
Kombucha tea pulled off shelves because of elevated alcohol levels
Policymakers must enact legislation that creates incentives for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to remain active in the discovery of new antimicrobial drug