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Doctors altered a person’s genes with CRISPR for the first time in the U.S. Here’s what could be next.
A woman with sickle cell anemia had her genes edited to make normal functioning red blood cells.
The gene mutation that protects against HIV could also shorten lives
Genetics is never so simple.
This woman’s genetic mutation shields her from pain and anxiety
Her case could help researchers find new ways to alleviate depression.
Humans are natural runners—and this ancient gene mutation might have helped
Your muscles are ready to run, whether you like it or not.
‘Incredible genes’ can only do so much to counteract an unhealthy lifestyle
Your genes are only part of you.
The First Baby Using New ‘Three-Parent’ Procedure Has Been Born
This success could help the technique gain approval in the U.S.
Why Some Cats Look Like They Are Wearing Tuxedos
The mathematics of cat fur can help us understand genetic diseases in humans
A Genetic Mutation Renders One Family Unable To Sweat
In an interesting twist, scientists have found that targeting this gene could help people who sweat way too much.