Monthly Archives: October, 2016

World’s First Baby Born with Controversial New ‘Three-Parent’ Technique

The Independant Ian Johnston Science Correspondent Tuesday 27 September 2016 The world’s first child created using a controversial “three-parent” baby technique has been born in Mexico, it has been announced. Limited details about the birth were revealed ahead of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine’s scientific congress in Salt Lake City next month, where it will be discus...

The Human Brains Being Grown OUTSIDE the Body: Lab Making Miniature ‘Organs in a Jar’ is Revealed  By Abigail Beall  Oct 6, 2016 In 2013, scientists used stem cells to grow 3D tissue that mimics a brain Now researchers over the world are working on making these mini-brains Skin cells are transformed into stem cells, which are grown into brain cells The brains are being used for researching disorders unique to humans […]