In the Media
Harder, Better, Faster, CRISPR
Source: WBUR: Radio Open Source
AUDIO: Antonio Regalado is a key journalist on the CRISPR beat, a minute-to-minute reporter online for MIT Technology Review. Among the levels of his CRISPR coverage: the science, the people who do it, the motivations and the money.
Scientists edit human embryos for first time in US
MIT Technology Review published on Wednesday a news report about the first-known experiment to create genetically modified human embryos in the United States using a gene-editing tool called CRISPR.
Yes, U.S. Scientists Edited an Embryo’s Genes, but Super-Babies Are a Ways Away
MIT Technology Review reported Thursday that a team of researchers from Portland, Oregon were the first team of U.S.-based scientists to successfully create a genetically modified human embryo.