Zika stem cells

Zika infects and zaps human brain stem cells

March 4, 2016 admin 2

There has been much attention to the link between Zika and microcephaly. How does Zika cause microcephaly or does it even directly cause microcephaly. Has the latter been concretely proven? There are even more questions. A cool new Cell Stem […]

Liang, P. et al.

Scientists in China create genetically modified human embryos: ‘A cautionary tale’

April 22, 2015 admin 3

Update: apparently this paper (HT [email protected]) was only reviewed for 2 days (see image at bottom of post), raising major concerns about the depth of peer review. Rumors have been flying for months that researchers in China and possibly elsewhere […]