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Could Tissue Engineering Mean Personalized Medicine?

Tissue engineer Nina Tandon talks about using pluripotent stem cells to make personalized models of organs on which to test new drugs and treatments, and storing them on computer chips.

  • Could Tissue Engineering Mean Personalized Medicine?

    Tissue engineer Nina Tandon talks about using pluripotent stem cells to make personalized models of organs on which to test new drugs and treatments, and storing them on computer chips.

  • The Science Love Song

    Express your love this Valentine's Day with a scientifically accurate song by Mitch Moffit and Greg Brown from AsapSCIENCE.

  • Regenerative Medicine: Making the Impossible Possible

    At the Center for Regenerative Medicine, researchers harness Mayo Clinic's collective knowledge, resources and skills to teach your body to heal from within and provide definitive solutions.

  • Will Gene Therapy Cure Cancer?

    Jonathan Strickland walks through the process of human gene therapy, reveals it's exciting potential, and questions the ethics of genetic modification and altering DNA.

  • Synthetic Biology Explained

    From selective breeding to genetic modification, our understanding of biology is now merging with the principles of engineering to bring us synthetic biology.

  • Nanobiotechnology: Putting Molecular Machines to Work

    Describes the concepts of high-throughput protein expression coupled with immobilizations in functionalized nanoporous materials to carry out multiple kinds of diverse reactions. 

  • Year in Review: Advances in Stem Cell Research

    2014 was a year of high-profile advances and one big scandal in the field of stem cell science, the Wall Street Journal's Gautam Naik reports.

  • Crash Course: DNA Structure and Replication

    An introduction to molecule deoxyribonucleic acid—also known as DNA—and an explanation of how it replicates itself in our cells.

  • Careers in Biotechnology

    Explore various careers in biotechnology, with perspectives offered by Pfizer employees.

  • Blood-Cleansing Biospleen Developed

    Researchers at Harvard's Wyss Institute discover a new breakthrough in the battle against pathogens—nano magnets that can clean the blood.

  • Ebola: Prevention and Containment

    Diagnostics analyst Aish Vivekanadan with Frost & Sullivan's global Life Sciences practices sheds light on why Ebola is so hard to treat, currently available diagnostic tests, companies pursuing other tests and the roadblocks in the way of progress.

  • GEN Touch: Stay in the Know Wherever You Go

    Introducing GEN Touch, a new app lets you keep up with the latest biotech news and insights on your smart phone or tablet. We've designed versions for quick and easy reading on Apple and Android devices.

  • Bringing Biotechnology into the Home

    Cathal Garvey, creator of the blog Indie Biotech, is on a mission to spread DIYbio. He wants to provide biotechnology tools, materials, and learning resources to individuals worldwide. Cathal provides affordable, open-source-DNA development platforms, kits, and strains for beginners to learn the engineering of bacteria easily, and perhaps later to facilitate engineering of plants and simple bugs.

  • Meet GEN's Publisher Mary Ann Liebert

    Mary Ann Liebert launched her company in 1980. Along with GEN, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. publishes more than 80 peer-reviewed scientific journals. She has received numerous awards and accolades for contributions in the fields of biotechnology and life sciences.

  • GEN Touch: A New App For Our Readers

    The new GEN Touch app lets you keep up with the latest biotech news and insights on your smart phone or tablet. We've designed versions for quick and easy reading on Apple and Android devices, to help you stay in the know wherever you go.

  • Life Tech Scientists Conduct 10 Wacky Experiments in Under Three Minutes

    Warning: Don't try these at home! Watch two Life Tech Scientists conduct 10 experiments in less than three minutes. 

  • The 100K Wellness Project

    Lee Hood, M.D., Ph.D., president of the Institute for Systems Biology, spells out his vision for the 100K Wellness Project, which was launched in March of 2014. For more on the project, be sure to check out "Promoting Wellness & Demystifying Disease: The 100K Project," written by Dr. Hood and Nathan D. Price, Ph.D., from the third issue of Clinical OMICs.

  • GENESIS™ Precision Genome Editing with CRISPR and rAAV

    Horizon Discovery offers both nuclease based gene editing using CRISPR technology and homologous recombination based editing using rAAV. Horizon Discovery's GENESIS™ platform offers gene editing with CRISPR, rAAV and ZFN technologies. Learn more about these approaches and how they can be used to engineer your cell line.

  • DNA: Past to the Present

    In celebration of DNA day on April 25, GEN presents this video timeline spanning more than 140 years of the history of DNA.

  • Transfection: Milestones in Nucleic Acid Delivery

    A video timeline spanning more than 30 years of the history of transfection.