More Than Just a Meme – How I Found Out I’d Live To 100 Using My Mitochondrial DNA (Part 3)

I sequenced my mitochondrial DNA. Turns out, a bunch of people with the same sequence as me all lived to be over a 100.


Growing Human Organs in Pigs – New Frontier or Ethical Dilemma?

In a recent paper published in the scientific journal, Cell, the Belmont lab at the Salk Institute were able to generate successful chimeric human-pig embryos. Potentially opening the door to research into generating human organs in animal hosts.