A unique operation was performed in Russia for the first time
A girl with a severe hereditary disease was transplanted stem cells from her brother, born with the help of preimplantation genetic diagnosis and IVF.03 October 2016
The first "child from three parents"
The boy was born on April 6 of this year, but doctors decided to notify the general public about his birth only now, when it became clear that Ley syndrome was not threatening him.28 September 2016
Is it possible to plan a healthy person?
A new medical service is being actively promoted in Russia – DNA testing for parents, which allows predicting diseases in an unborn child.15 September 2016
Mitochondrial donation recognized as safe
Scientists have managed to dramatically reduce the number of "sick" mitochondria transferred together with the egg nucleus, as well as to increase the survival rate of embryos by more than 2 times.09 June 2016
CRISPR/Cas9 with egg electroporation
The CRISPR-EZ (Electroporation of Zygotes) method makes it possible to reduce the effort and time spent on obtaining mice with knocked out (defective) genes.30 May 2016