Scientists Map Old-Growth Redwoods' Genome to Preserve Future ForestsOnly a few old-growth redwoods remain. Now, researchers and conservationists from Save the Redwoods League are trying to bring these majestic trees back by studying their DNA.
Law Enforcement Investigators Demand Access To Private DNA DatabasesCompanies that research family lineage for fees say they have received demands for genetic information stored in their DNA databases.
Prospect Of DNA-Edited Designer Babies Has UC Scientists Rethinking Their Own DiscoveryWhen scientists at the University of California, Berkeley came up with a way to edit DNA, the genetic blueprint of all living things, they had no idea one day they might regret it.
Controversial 1st: Scientists Edit DNA In Human Embryo, Raising Concerns Over Genome ChangesFor the first time, scientists have edited DNA in human embryos, a highly controversial move garnering much criticism in the scientific community.