Masters of Our World: Should We Use Gene Drives to Control the Ecosystem?
Genetics & Medicine

Masters of Our World: Should We Use Gene Drives to Control the Ecosystem?

Should gene drives be used to wipe out malaria-carrying mosquitoes and other ecological problems? Given the research, it’s probably not a good idea. Continue reading

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The War on Cancer: We Still Think We’re Winning Even Though We’re Not
Genetics & Medicine

The War on Cancer: We Still Think We’re Winning Even Though We’re Not

Despite all the hype surrounding cancer research and the latest miracle drug, the reality is that we’re not winning the war against cancer. In fact, this illusion of success might make the situation even worse. Continue reading