Tag: HIV

The Evolving Genetics of Disease Resistance

[Music] Welcome! This video introduces HIV and CCR5. CCR5 has a naturally occurring gene mutation that provides resistance to HIV. Let’s start with the basics....

How CRISPR Changes Human DNA Forever

In 2011, scientists created glow-in-the-dark cats. The researchers took a gene from glowing jellyfish and inserted it into the unfertilized eggs of house cats. It...

The Best Times – July 4, 2019

– (male host) One in twenty-five Americans have had their DNA tested to find out their ancestry. Tonight on The Best Times, we’ll explore the...