The NIH Is Bypassing Tribal Sovereignty to Harvest Genetic Data From Native Americans
NIH’s plan to collect DNA from Native Americans without properly consulting them is “biocolonialism,” Indigenous leaders say, arguing that tribes must be in control of their data.
Don't Give Your DNA to Giant Genetic Databases
The Golden State Killer case shows that we should protect our DNA sequences as much as possible.
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US Scientists Just Confirmed They’ve Genetically Modified Human Embryos
The researchers want to move onto clinical trials in humans and “monitor the birth of children."
CRISPR Has a Pro-Life Problem
The gene editing tech is encountering the same obstacles as stem cell research did in the 90s, but on a whole new level.