Ep 13: Bio Engineering Part 1

Sam is joined by guest host Whit of This is Why We're Friends and Cinecats fame to talk about Bio Engineering. They discuss how to grow bigger salmon, cure disease, and fundamentally change how humanity lives.  

Articles- 

What is CRISPR- https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/genomicresearch/genomeediting

Questions and Answers on CRISPR- https://www.broadinstitute.org/what-broad/areas-focus/project-spotlight/questions-and-answers-about-crispr

Everything You Need to Know About CRISPR- https://www.wired.com/story/what-is-crispr-gene-editing/

How the DNA Revolution is Changing Us- https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2016/08/dna-crispr-gene-editing-science-ethics/

CRISPR Modified Pigs- https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/10/23/559060166/crispr-bacon-chinese-scientists-create-genetically-modified-low-fat-pigs

CRISPR on a Chip- https://singularityhub.com/2018/05/02/crispr-on-a-chip-for-diagnosing-cancer-may-soon-be-a-thing/#sm.00001bb63208nndj0104cd5zwoc4s