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“I want to democratize science,” says biohacker extraordinaire Josiah Zayner.

This is certainly a worthy-sounding sentiment. And it is central...

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This commentary was originally published on the IJFAB Blog.

For more than a decade, Canadian regulation has explicitly countered...

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Recent developments in bioengineering promise the possibility of new diagnostic and treatment strategies, novel industrial processes, and innovative approaches to...

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As of this year, the creation of genetically engineered and enhanced future human beings is no longer a scientific hypothetical....

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Over the past few years, researchers have developed a set of powerful new techniques for altering and synthesizing DNA. These...

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Pro: Research on Gene Editing in Humans Must Continue

By John Harris

In February of this year, the Human Fertilization...