Claire Wang, Author at WhoWhatWhy

Posts by Claire Wang

Applications of Genome Engineering

Gene Editing Tool Tried Out on Mammals

Reading Time: 2 minutes A potentially revolutionary technology that increases the odds of inheritance for specific genes was recently tested on lab mice. Scientists regarded the results with measured optimism.

Kirstjen Nielsen, Donald Trump, Mike Pence

Trump’s U-Turn on Family Separation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump’s decision to spare immigrant families the pain and trauma of separation is an insincere, opportunistic method of keeping intact a morally indefensible policy.