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March 16, 2017

CRISPR May Speed Pig-to-Human Transplants

MIT Technology Review – “This pig might save your bacon.” So say the company T-shirts printed up by biotechnology startup eGenesis, which raised $38 million to fund a new effort to edit the DNA of pigs so they can serve as the source of transplant organs.

March 15, 2017

Depression, anxiety, PTSD: The mental impact of climate change

CNN – With natural disasters expected to increase in frequency thanks to climate change, their impact on the minds of those affected is something doctors, policymakers and governments are considering when planning services to help populations at-risk.