Genetic Engineering

U.K. science team receives approval to genetically modify human embryos
Feb 2, 2016

From a scientific standpoint, it’s been the logical next step for a while. Now a British research team has received approval to start tinkering around with the genetic makeup of human embryos.

Geneticists successfully teach organism to pass on a synthetic chromosome
Mar 28, 2014

That illness you're genetically predisposed toward could be a thing of the past within the next 50 years.