If brains are cultivated in the laboratory, without time limit, could they ever develop a form of consciousness that surpasses human capacity?
Genetic editing will change the way we approach healthcare, reproduction, and even our understanding of the human genetic code.
Mitochondrial replacement and gene-editing that create germline modifications are relatively new.
A new article has described the ways in which mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) are being developed to treat age-related diseases.
If gene editing has the potential for improving human health, then we should embrace CRISPR's benefits.
The process of autophagy starts when the cell begins to form a membrane near damaged proteins or organelles.
Lab-grown ‘ghost hearts’ work to solve organ transplant shortage by combining a cleaned-out pig heart with a patient’s own stem cells
Lab-grown ‘ghost hearts’ work to solve organ transplant shortage by combining a cleaned-out pig heart with a patient’s own stem cells.
Scientists have grown an entity that closely resembles an early human embryo, without using sperm, eggs or a womb.
After the Human Genome Project, scientists have found that there were around 20,000 genes within the genome.
The pursuit of understanding and manipulating the ageing process has led to groundbreaking advancements in recent years.