We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

The Promise of Chimeric Organisms

Video   Feb 01, 2017

 

Salk scientists advance stem-cell and genome-editing technologies to help researchers study evolution and disease, test therapeutic drugs and possibly grow transplantable organs.

 
More Information
 
 
 

Recommended Videos

Meet the Biohacker Using CRISPR to Teach Everyone Gene Editing

Video

Meet the biohacker who wants to teach everyone how to edit genes.

Josiah Zayner is a biohacker who thinks everyone should be able to change their DNA with biotechnology called CRISPR. That’s why he founded a company called The ODIN, which sells do-it-yourself biotech kits that teach people how to genetically modify bacteria and frogs. It's DIY gene therapy.

His company has sold tens of thousands of experiments using CRISPR, an inexpensive and precise gene-editing technology that has revolutionized the field.

WATCH NOW

Scientists Capture First-Ever Video of Body’s Safety Test for T cells

Video

Using a new imaging technique, researchers for the first time captured the process in which developing killer T-cells are tested by dendritic cells, and others, to see if they react to normal proteins from the body, called self-antigens

WATCH NOW

What the Smell of Freshly Cut Grass Really Means...

Video

Spring is in the air! It’s time to mow the lawn and breathe in the smell of freshly cut grass. But this pleasant springtime scent may actually be a chemical cry for help. In the latest Reactions episode, we explain how plants communicate, their chemical response to being damaged, and how bugs play a part.

WATCH NOW

 

Like what you just watched? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Drug Discovery Genomics Research

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE