Scientists wanted to use genetic editing to heal β-thalassemia – a genetic disease affecting the body’s ability to produce hemoglobin.
Scientists wanted to develop a way to fix or replace a damaged or missing gene within a person’s genome by engineering a protein circuit.
Scientists wanted to discover the mutations hidden in wheat plants.
Geneticists wanted to know if babies could instruct the mother’s brain and alter her behavior before they are born.
Scientists wanted to explore the relationship between bananas and Black Sigatoka – a fungal disease threatening banana crops worldwide.
Scientists create mathematical models to study how well different vaccination programs do at preventing measles.
Scientists found a gene in wild bananas which can protect banana plantations from a deadly fungus.
With the help of genetic engineering, scientists create a tomato with higher antioxidant levels and more cancer-fighting powers.
Scientists look for a way to prevent Zika virus infection which doesn’t involve vaccine development.