Bill Gates warns that nobody is paying attention to gene editing, a new technology that could make inequality even worse

Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Bill Gates recently described a cutting-edge scie.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2019

Bill Gates says it would be a "tragedy" to pass up a controversial, revolutionary gene-editing technology


Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2018

Merck KGaA wins U.S. CRISPR patent

Germany-based Merck KGaA has won a U.S. patent for a CRISPR technology that helps make the gene-editing technique more efficient, the company announced Tuesday. Merck .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2019

Gates Foundation gives $1.5M to Children"s for sickle cell research

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has donated $1.5 million to Boston Children’s Hospital to develop a gene therapy for sickle cell disease, with the goal of making the drug technology more widely available in regions of the world with high rate.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 18th, 2018

The future of food: Scientists have found a fast and cheap way to edit your edibles’ DNA

Gene-editing technology can make crops grow with less water, hold more nutrients and withstand pests. But will consumers be on board for customizable food?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 11th, 2018

Brainstorm Health: Roche Spark Therapeutics Deal, GE Health Spinoff, Amgen Court Victory

Brainstorm Health Daily: February 25, 2019 Happy Monday, readers! I hope you enjoyed your weekend. Oh, what a difference a deal (or two) can make. Biotech companies developing gene therapies and gene editing tech saw their shares.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 25th, 2019

Bill Gates says taxing capital gains is the best way to tap "big fortunes"

Bill Gates is concerned about the high budget deficits being run by the U.S., and said if taxes are ultimately increased to make up the shortfall, then it’s appropriate for wealthy people to pay much higher taxes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 18th, 2019

Why millions of people are getting hit with a surprise tax bill this year

An effort to make the tax bill look better ended up making it look worse......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2019

Bill Gates is selling Washington on the promise of nuclear power

Many nuclear experts say the Microsoft co-founder is the wrong messenger and that his company — TerraPower— is pursuing a flawed technology......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 28th, 2019

FOMC Or FOFC? Axel Merk Warns "With The Fed Confused, You Better Pay Attention"

Authored by Axel Merk via, The quip, “if you aren’t confused, you aren’t paying attention” needs to be replaced: “with the Fed confused, you better pay attention......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 10th, 2019

Chinese Gene-Editing Trial Loses Track of Patients, Alarming Technology"s Inventors

A gene-editing trial in China lost touch with cancer patients whose DNA was altered, alarming some Western scientists who say subjects should be monitored for many years......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 29th, 2018

Cibus IPO: Gene-Editing Technology And Very Risky

Cibus IPO: Gene-Editing Technology And Very Risky.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 14th, 2018

Microsoft Deserves Your Attention

See the investment prospects of Microsoft analyzed in detailCheck out Bill Gates Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Bill Gates (Updated on 12/09/2018)Related Stocks: MSFT,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusDec 10th, 2018

Honeywell bringing HQ to Charlotte following incentives bill passage

Fortune 100 company Honeywell, which was once based in Minneapolis, is bringing hundreds of high-paying jobs to the Queen City, with an announcement scheduled for Friday morning. Multiple sources confirmed Thursday that technology manufacturing comp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

​Paul Allen, Microsoft’s co-founder, Is dead at 65

Allen was a force at Microsoft during its first seven years, along with his co-founder, Bill Gates, as the personal computer was moving from a hobbyist curiosity to a mainstream technology, used by both businesses and consumers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2018

Scientists Breed A Mouse Using Same-Sex Parents

Scientists in China used new gene editing technology which allowed them to breed a mouse from same-sex parents. This method, although slightly bizarre, will help scientists better understand how mammalian reproduction .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 12th, 2018

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation says there"s opportunity in these 13 areas to make the world better

Ted S. Warren/AP In 2017, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation published its first annual "Goalkeepers" report, highlight.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2018

The Four Best Investments We Can Make in the Global War on Poverty

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's new report maps out a battle plan. For decades, Ethiopia was a land of seemingly un.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 18th, 2018

Why Gene Munster Remains A Tesla Bull

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) has seen its share of concerning or questionable media attention, but the company still boasts the best-positioned product roadmap in all of technology, acco read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 17th, 2018

Gene Munster: 3 Ways Elon Musk Is Hurting Tesla

It’s not just Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) bears that are paying attention to CEO Elon Musk’s questionable behavior in 201.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 15th, 2018

A Bill Gates-backed edible coating now available at Kroger could make avocados last twice as long

Apeel Sciences Kroger, the largest grocery retailer in the US, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2018