Author: Santiago

Scientific writer, communicator, and former researcher in oncology (cancer) and molecular genetics (genes and gene regulation). Interested in all science, and in particular cancer, genetics, and gene-editing.

Everybody wants EMA – the relationship drama about drugs

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Everybody wants EMA – the relationship drama about drugs Last week it was settled: the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will be moving from London to Amsterdam. Brexit was the classic homewrecker in this story, forcing a 12-year relationship to end. But what does this mean for the involved parties and why all the drama? And,…

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By Santiago November 27, 2017 0

What in the name of science is CRISPR/Cas?

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What in the name of science is CRISPR/Cas? CRISPR/Cas is the tool that is on people’s lips right now, not only scientists’ (in our opinion at least). Media is talking about designer-babies, disease-resistant crops and many other applications. It could possibly play a significant role in our future everyday lives, and because of this, it’s…

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By Santiago November 22, 2017 0