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Chinese scientists give monkeys human brain genes in ‘morally risky’ experiment

Their brains may not be bigger than normal, but monkeys created with human brain genes are exhibiting cognitive changes that suggest they might be smarter — and the experiments have ethicists shuddering. In the wake of the genetically modified human babies scandal, Chinese scientists are drawing fresh condemnation from philosophers and ethicists, this time over… Read More »

Boy, six, is left in a coma after his 'headache' was a rare condition that caused his brain to SWELL

Boy, six, is left in a coma after his ‘headache and vomiting’ turned out to be a rare condition that caused his brain to SWELL up Ellis Artist woke up in the middle of the night screaming in pain last Tuesday He was rushed to hospital where doctors believed a rash was meningitis MRI scans… Read More »