New research shines a light on how Cancer develops

The most popular belief, in the development of cancer cells, has been that genes suddenly mutate, likely with the aid of outside sources or random selection. These genes continue to split spreading their mutation until it’s too late and cancer has formed. But this theory, common as it may be, is one that leaves researches…

The Ethics of Embryonic Genetic Testing

In the Jewish religion, before Jews of Ashkenazi (West European) descent marry, the couple in question are often advised by a rabbi or family member to undergo genetic testing, to determine in advance if the marrying couple are carriers of any genetic diseases that may be harmful to future children who are born. Today’s front…