Tag: gene

The Genetics of Huntington’s Disease

hello my name is Gene and I’m a strand of DNA and I’m here to explain the genetics behind Huntington’s disease whoa whoa whoa why...

What Happens When CRISPR Backfires?

With all the hubbub about CRISPR in the news, it may feel like using it to pick your kids eye-color is just around the corner....

CRISPR: A Gene-Editing Superpower

CRISPR. Its name kind of sounds like an ad for fresh vegetables, it’s changing the entire field of biology. Using this technique, scientists can edit...