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China gene babies' mutation linked to higher mortality: study

China gene babies' mutation linked to higher mortality: study

The genetic mutation given to Chinese twins last year rendering them immune to the HIV virus may significantly reduce life expectancy, scientists said Monday in a fresh warning against human gene-editing.

Three-person baby born in medical 'revolution'

Three-person baby born in medical 'revolution'

A team of Greek and Spanish doctors announced Thursday the birth of a baby using DNA from three people after a controversial fertility treatment that has provoked intense ethical debate.

Sheikha Moza opens exhibition that focuses on DNA

Sheikha Moza opens exhibition that focuses on DNA

The exhibition gives visitors an opportunity to explore genetic inheritance and prehistoric human migrations.

Britain first country to approve 'three-parent' babies

Britain first country to approve 'three-parent' babies

Britain is set to become the first country in the world to legally offer ‘three-parent baby’ fertility treatments after regulators gave the green light.