human genetic modification book

Favorable review in Cell of my new book on CRISPR in humans, GMO Sapiens

GMO-Sapiens-Book-Cover

My new book GMO Sapiens is the first such work written for both a lay audience and scientists to cover the potential use of CRISPR in humans for genetic modification The journal Cell has just published a review by George Annas on GMO Sapiens. For the most part he seems to have liked it. If …

Favorable review in Cell of my new book on CRISPR in humans, GMO Sapiens Read More »

Monday morning musings: stocks, ISSCR, grants, CRISPR, New Book

Wake-up-its-Monday

What’s on your mind on this Monday morning and are you caffeinated enough yet? Depending on where you live it may even be time for dinner, bed, or already early Tuesday. Here are some Monday musings… To get safe and effective stem cell treatments to patients in a responsible, compliant manner you need commercial efforts …

Monday morning musings: stocks, ISSCR, grants, CRISPR, New Book Read More »

Daisuke Takakura 高倉 大輔 Powerfully Captures Cloning

Human-cloning

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how the future of human reproduction might be very different from today’s reality due to recent technological advances including cloning. Things like human cloning (the reproductive, “Star Wars” kind) and human genetic modification seem very real now. It feels almost imminent in a sense compared to the milleenia …

Daisuke Takakura 高倉 大輔 Powerfully Captures Cloning Read More »