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Splicing and Dicing DNA: Genome Engineering and the CRISPR Revolution

we showed that there were no infectious virus being spread anymore so this released it showed great promise for now doing all the things that we need to do to make pig organs acceptable for humans so a direct practical application where this may provide organs for people thats right, millions of people

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How Mosquitoes Use Six Needles to Suck Your Blood | Deep Look

This is the deadliest animal in the world. Mosquitoes kill hundreds of thousands of people each year… the most vulnerable people: children, pregnant women… No other bite kills more humans… or makes more of us sick. So what makes a mosquito’s bite so effective? For starters, they’re motivated. Only females bite us. They need blood […]

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Why Scientists Used Graphene Nanoribbons to Engineer Bionic Mushrooms

Imagine the world…powered by mushrooms. No, I’m not on drugs, this is an actual scientific thing–we’ve now invented mushrooms that produce electricity, no fossil fuels required. Let me explain: researchers at the Stevens Institute of Technology just created what they’re calling a bionic mushroom—a fungus they’ve modified to produce electricity! It really is basically any […]

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Scientists Finally Know Why Mosquitoes Bite Some People More Than Others – Mystery Revealed

There’s a good chance that there’s a killer lurking in your home right now. She’s probably watching you from some shadowy corner of your house even as you watch this video. Don’t bother looking over your shoulder, she’s far too stealthy, and in fact- she’s probably already struck. Without you even knowing it she’s already […]

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David Roos (U Penn) Part 1: Biology of Apicomplexan Parasites

Hello, my name is David Roos and I’m a Professor of Biology at the University of Pennsylvania located in Philadelphia. Today I am here to talk about my favorite group of organisms, the Phylum Apicomplexa, a large group of protozoan organisms which are parasites and make their living inside their host cells. Just by way […]

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