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Reports Of First Genetically Enhanced Babies Spark Outrage

Twin girls born earlier this month had their DNA altered to prevent them from contracting HIV, according to an Associated Press report. If confirmed, the births would signify the first gene-edited babies in human history — a stunning development that’s sparking an outcry from scientists and ethicists.

Certain Penis-Dwelling Bacteria Might Increase Your HIV Risk

Certain Penis-Dwelling Bacteria Might Increase Your HIV Risk

“A health worker counts antiretroviral drug tablets for a patient at The AIDS Support Organisation (TASO) in the capital Kampala, Uganda” – Image: AP HIV transmission is a complex process with factors beyond just who you sleep with and how. The virus ultimately needs to find its way to the…