WHO issues new recommendations on human genome editing for the advancement of public health

By:4IRW
Categories:Knowledge
0 Comments
Two new companion reports released today by the World Health Organization (WHO) provide the first global recommendations to help establish human genome editing as a tool for public health, with an emphasis on safety, effectiveness and ethics. The forward-looking new reports result from the first broad, global consultation looking at somatic, germline and ...

Unlocking Big Genetic Data Sets

By:4IRW
Categories:Knowledge
0 Comments
The same algorithms that personalize movie recommendations and extract topics from oceans of text could bring doctors closer to diagnosing, treating and preventing disease on the basis of an individual’s unique genetic profile. In a study to be published Monday, Nov. 7 in Nature Genetics, researchers at Columbia and Princeton universities describe a new ...
Scroll Up