By Justin Caba | Fri, 06/28/2013 - 12:19
Officials in the UK have approved initial testing for a procedure that will enable the conception of a child using DNA taken from three host "parents."
By Ashik Siddique | Mon, 06/17/2013 - 18:45
April Karmazyn-Wall, a six-month-old baby suffering from Emanuel syndrome, an extremely rare genetic disorder, may soon be joining her parents at their home in Wallsend, England.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 11:02
Scientist use zebrafish to identify the genetic cause of a hereditary muscle-wasting disease, Native American myopathy, in Lumbee Indians.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 01/16/2013 - 14:57
The discovery could provide a cure for genetic illnesses and HIV.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:34
A toddler with an extremely rare genetic condition had his skull broken and fitted with springs in order to make sure that his skull grows.
By Christine Hsu | Tue, 09/25/2012 - 18:07
Denmark is tightening rules on sperm donation after a man, known only as "donor 7042" has passed a potentially severe genetic disorder to at least five of the children he fathered after a screening test at a fertility clinic failed to detect the mutation.