Pig Organs are the Future of Transplants

Using CRISPR on pigs to create organ regeneration isn’t a new idea, but George Church believes that pig-to-human organ transplant clinical trials could become a reality in just two years.

How Redesigning Yeast Could Spark Industrial Revolution

Right now, the 12.5 million genetic letters that make up a yeast’s cells genome are being synthesised by an international team of hundreds led by the director of the Institute for Systems Genetics at New York University’s Langone Health, Jef Boeke.