U.S. health officials raise concerns about the company’s latest efficacy data

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Reengineering Life

The resulting crop could be more sustainable than current varieties

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It would provide a first-line defense against the virus

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Reengineering Life

The research reignites a debate over embryo research

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Pandemic Reflections

After we settle into a new normal, we shouldn’t forget the lessons of the past year

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One company is trying to get ahead of the mutating virus

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Everything you need to know about the experimental drug molnupiravir

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Reengineering Life

A gene therapy injection eliminated pain in mice

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T-cell vaccines involve a different kind of immune response

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An early analysis shows that it helps prevent asymptomatic cases

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Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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