Eugenics on the Web – Weekly Announcements October 11, 2020

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Numerous articles of interest were published this week, including:

 

 

CRISPR

 

Nobel prize in chemistry to the pioneers of CRISPR gene editing

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2256376-nobel-prize-in-chemistry-goes-to-the-pioneers...
 

 

 

CRISPR-based mobile phone diagnostic test for SARS-CoV-2https://www.news-medical.net/news/20201004/Rapid-detection-of-SARS-CoV-2-with-portable-CRISPR-based-mobile-phone-diagnostic-test.aspx Controversies about CRISPRhttps://edition.cnn.com/2020/10/07/health/what-is-crispr-explainer-scn-trnd/index.html

 

 

Eugenics

 

Trump’s remarks on “racehorse theory”

https://www.latimes.com/politics/story/2020-10-05/trump-debate-white-supremacy-racehorse-t...

 

Removal of David Starr Jordan’s Name from Stanford’s Campushttps://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2020/10/08/stanford-david-starr-jordan-eugenics-movement...