Telomeres on space

Telomeres on space

In order to understand what is the effect of long exposure on space, NASA decided to do the following experiment; Study the pass on time on two identical organisms, sending one to space and keeping one on earth. The model organism for this experiment were two twin brothers; Scott and Mark Kelly. Due to the…

Crisp cas9 embryo

Crisp cas9 embryo

Human embryos have been edited by using CRISPR/ Cas9 technology. This is the first time that this genome editing technology have been used in humans, and definitely is the beginning of a new era in medicine. CRISPR ┬áis a high efficient genome editing tool, that can target almost anywhere within the genome. However, there had…