Genetics

dravet syndrome treatment
Gene therapy shows promise at treating severe form of epilepsy
longevity research
What HIV & Amish DNA can tell us about staying healthy longer
jellyfish nervous system
What the ancient, alien jellyfish can tell us about the human brain
Would we still see ourselves as “human” if other hominin species hadn’t gone extinct?
Survival genes from the world’s harshest desert environment could save our crops
regeneration
Lizard regenerates perfect tail thanks to stem cells
de-extinction
Can the woolly mammoth save Siberia from climate change?
mrna cancer treatment
mRNA cancer treatment shrinks tumors in mice
9/11 victims
Forensic scientists continue mission to identify 9/11 victims
brain-wide gene editing
Brain-wide gene editing may one day treat Alzheimer’s