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We are Witnessing a Revolution in Genomics - and it's Only Just Begun
We are Witnessing a Revolution in Genomics - and it's Only Just Begun
aweGene | 20 March
Have you had your genome sequenced? If you asked this question five years ago, people would have thought you were crazy. Today, genome sequencing is already
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More CRISPR Gene-edited Human Babies Could Be On the Way
More CRISPR Gene-edited Human Babies Could Be On the Way
aweGene | 20 March
A Russian molecular biologist plans to edit human embryos using the incredibly powerful gene-editing tool known as CRISPR in a similar fashion to
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How Long Can Humans Live?
How Long Can Humans Live?
aweGene | 19 March
Humans are living longer around the world. While there have been obvious ups and downs, life expectancy at birth overall has been steadily increasing
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Scientists Used CRISPR to Turn a Cell Into a Biological Computer
Scientists Used CRISPR to Turn a Cell Into a Biological Computer
aweGene | 19 March
Splinter CellScientists say they’ve gene-hacked a human cell, using CRISPR tech to turn it into a tiny biological computer complete with the cellular
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The Hunt for a CRISPR Antidote
The Hunt for a CRISPR Antidote
aweGene | 19 March
When scientists behind the Manhattan Project heard of the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, their earlier exuberance gradually turned into morose regret.
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To Turbocharge Anti-Aging Treatment, Just Add… a Protein Found in Fruit Flies?
To Turbocharge Anti-Aging Treatment, Just Add… a Protein Found in Fruit Flies?
aweGene | 17 March
The hunt for the elixir of life is such a universal mythological trope that to talk about it in the context of science seems almost ridiculous. But
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Scientists have Discovered the Origins of the Building Blocks of Life
Scientists have Discovered the Origins of the Building Blocks of Life
aweGene | 17 March
Rutgers researchers have discovered the origins of the protein structures responsible for metabolism: simple molecules that powered early life on Earth and
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How Genome Sequencing and Senolytics Can Help Us Live Healthier, Longer
How Genome Sequencing and Senolytics Can Help Us Live Healthier, Longer
aweGene | 17 March
The causes of aging are extremely complex and unclear. With the dramatic demonetization of genome reading and editing over the past decade, and Big Pharma
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Coronavirus: Seven Ways Collective Intelligence Is Tackling the Pandemic
Coronavirus: Seven Ways Collective Intelligence Is Tackling the Pandemic
aweGene | 16 March
Tackling the emergence of a new global pandemic is a complex task. But collective intelligence is now being used around the world by communities and
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Anti-CRISPR Molecules Discovered that Can Block the Gene Editing Technology
Anti-CRISPR Molecules Discovered that Can Block the Gene Editing Technology
aweGene | 16 March
As we dive into the brave new world of gene editing, CRISPR technologies are undoubtedly becoming increasingly precise, but alongside enhanced
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Want to Have a Healthy Brain? Make Sure You're Washing It Every Day
Want to Have a Healthy Brain? Make Sure You're Washing It Every Day
aweGene | 14 March
From technology entrepreneur Elon Musk to former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer and business mogul Richard Branson, there is no shortage of
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As We Democratize Biology, We Must Avoid Biologizing Democracy
As We Democratize Biology, We Must Avoid Biologizing Democracy
aweGene | 12 March
Technology is rapidly being demonetized and democratized, and that includes biotechnology. Almost anyone can now access and apply powerful biotech tools
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