Tag : gene therapy

Gene Genie: Biohacking For Better Health

6 months ago / 0 comments

Play David Bowie – Jean Genie When former NASA scientist Josiah Zayner pulled out a syringe during a genetic engineering workshop last October and injected himself with a gene editing enzyme, he became the first person to try to hack his own genome – and a pioneer in the biohacking … Read More

What’s new in science this week?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Polling found to still be best predictor of election results: In a study from the University of Houston, researchers have found that global polling can predict up to 90% of election outcomes from around the world. Despite the views of some, in light of Donald Trump’s surprise election, the study shows … Read More

UK Baby Saved by Innovative Cancer Treatment

3 years ago / 0 comments

Layla Richards, an 18 month old girl from London, was diagnosed with a highly aggressive form of leukaemia at just 14 weeks old. Now, thanks to the doctors at the Great Ormond street hospital, after only a matter of months she is well on her way to recovery following pioneering … Read More