Joanne Manaster

CRISPR Update: Patents, Embryos, & IPOs, oh my

April 13, 2016 admin 0

It’s been a busy few weeks for the CRISPR arena so I’ve made a CRISPR Update. I’ve listed below links to some commentaries and key developments.   Fun Video interview on Read Science! with Joanne Manaster on my new book on […]

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Top 10 list of CRISPR predictions for New Year

December 27, 2015 admin 2

CRISPR is the hottest new biotechnology and the top development of 2015 according to Science Magazine. What will the new year of 2016 bring on the CRISPR front? It’s clear there will be more meetings on CRISPR ethics and policy […]

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GOP Congress seeks ban on CRISPR of human embryos

December 16, 2015 admin 3

GOP members of Congress want a ban on CRISPR of human embryos. They are moving to block genetic modification of human embryos using the new CRISPR gene editing technology. The new proposed spending bill part way through the approval process […]