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Scientists Try Specific Gene Editing Inside Person For First Time

Human DNA

In an exciting experiment, US scientists are trying for the first time to edit the DNA of a person to eliminate a disease.  Billions of genetically modified cells into  44-year-old Brian Madeux in an attempt correct a metabolic disease called Hunter syndrome,  a disease involving the lack of a gene that makes …

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Cool Article: A Bionic Lens Undergoing Clinical Trials Could Give You Superhuman Abilities In Two Years

Bionic Eye

  A product currently undergoing clinical trials and which could be available to the public in less than 3 years has the potential to make any recipient of the surgery have vision abilities comparable to something otherwise only found in comic books and movies.  A recent article at BigThink.com states: …

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Extending the Human Lifespan

There are many promising areas of study that show we can dramatically extend human lifespan to 120 years, 150 years or even longer.  Genetic manipulation, blood replacement, artificial organs, brain chip implants and other options for extending our lives will soon be available. By Ed Ruth Some very interesting advances …

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