Mushroom leather, tiny Zika detectors and lab-made breast milk debut at IndieBio’s third demo day

 Crowds of people packed the room at the Folsom Street Foundry in downtown San Francisco this afternoon to check out the latest innovations from Indibio’s third demo day. The accelerator’s … Continue Reading →


A federal safety board just OK’d the first CRISPR trial to genetically alter humans

 In the spring of 2015, a group of Chinese scientists modified the DNA of 54 embryos using CRISPR/Cas 9 technology. Twenty-eight of those embryos were successful, but 26 – nearly … Continue Reading →