Led by a team of Spanish and American researchers, the project is intended to improve organ donations for humans.
“In the future, having gametes and embryos stored in a bank outside the Earth will be very important.”
‘Society Will Decide What to Do Next’: Chinese Researchers Claim to Create the First Gene-Edited Babies
The researchers claim the DNA of twin girls was altered to protect them against HIV, but the results haven’t been published in a scientific journal and many researchers are questioning the ethical and scientific validity of the claim.
The gene editing technology could eventually herald the next frontier in fertility treatment.
It's the first time live birth has been observed in an archosauromorph, the reptilian parent group from which dinosaurs, birds, and crocodilians derive.
This research will help scientists figure out how to build new hearts in the lab.
Scientists have grown a human embryo for two weeks in a petri dish.
But they're not yet allowed to implant those altered embryos into human women.
'Babypod' is also responsible for hosting the world's first ever "concert for fetuses," so that's a thing.