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August 11th

Genetics / Genomics – SciPol Weekly, August 5 – August 11

In this week's Genetics / Genomics SciPol Weekly, more FDA approval for CAR-T therapy; further CRISPR patent conflicts in Europe; gene editing to advance pig-to-human transplants; and counseling patients who get direct-to-consumer genetic tests.

August 11th

Nanotechnology – SciPol Weekly, August 5 – August 11

In this week's Nanotechnology SciPol Weekly, learning about protein cages for nanotech uses; self-healing li-ion batteries; turning carbon dioxide into graphene; and using microscopy to attain the 3D structure of a critical protein.

August 11th

Robotics / AI – SciPol Weekly, August 5 – August 11

In this week's Robotics / Artificial Intelligence SciPol Weekly, drones to protect the president; the prohibition of DJI drones in the US military; Foxconn's foray into self-driving cars; and confusing autonomous vehicles with stickers on road signs.

August 11th

Neuroscience – SciPol Weekly, August 5 – August 11

In this week's Neuroscience SciPol Weekly, state efforts to limit the amount of time for an opioid prescription; how video games like Mario may help your brain; understanding dementia in people of color; and how music therapy may not help autistic children.

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