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The University of California files a brief in its appeal challenging the ruling that the Broad Institute’s group would retain its CRISPR genome-editing patent.
By Shawna Williams
The technique, demonstrated in mice using engineered mesenchymal stem cells, has potential for both diagnosis and treatment.
By Ashley P. Taylor
Once implanted into animals’ brains, neural stem cells that secrete microRNA-containing vesicles seem to contribute to an anti-aging effect.
News Analysis Major German Universities Cancel Elsevier Contracts
Features Grass Routes
Researchers are discovering a suite of new locations and functions of endocannabinoid receptors that play roles in sickness and in health.
The Nutshell Studies Retracted After UCLA Investigation
Most of the authors have had papers pulled in the past.
The Nutshell Trump Nominates Sam Clovis to Lead USDA Research
The choice of an economics professor and climate change denialist is slammed by science advocates.
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