Preventing Dangerous CRISPR Errors

Even as CRISPR gene-editing technology is offering insights into genetic diseases, researchers are discovering new things about how it actually works. Newly discovered CRISPR mechanism may help prevent dangerous errors.

Novo Mutations Can be Important in Autism

A new study of the genetic factors involved in the causation of autism spectrum disorders, draws fresh attention to the impact these illnesses have on motor skills, and more broadly on cognitive function