Genome Editing: Whats making the news this month ?

https://asweetlife.org/how-gene-editing-might-reshape-diabetes-treatment/ How Gene Editing Might Reshape Diabetes Treatment http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4873678/Scientists-alter-plant-color-CRISPR-gene-editing-tool.html Scientists use  CRISPR gene-editing tool to change the colour of flowers for the first time. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2017/09/05/was-the-big-paper-about-the-successful-editing-of-human-embryo-genes-wrong/?utm_term=.adf46774e87f Was the big paper about the successful editing of human embryo genes wrong?Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4873678/Scientists-alter-plant-color-CRISPR-gene-editing-tool.html#ixzz4tJUghUhA https://geneticliteracyproject.org/2017/09/20/podcast-gene-editing-lifes-code-unnatural-selection-tipping-point/ Podcast: Gene editing is life code’s ‘unnatural selection’ tipping point https://www.theverge.com/2017/8/30/16198594/crispr-gene-editing-survey-public-opinion Two-thirds of Americans approveContinue reading “Genome Editing: Whats making the news this month ?”

Emerging Technologies and Trends: Euphoria or doomsday ?

I am amazed to see that whenever a new technology comes in the market place, there is a general sense of euphoria followed by barrage of comments of how dreadful the technology could be. Since, time immortal we have seen that there is a sense of extreme resistance to any new development, be it, theContinue reading “Emerging Technologies and Trends: Euphoria or doomsday ?”